Monthly Archives: August 2014

Barcelona 3-0 Elche: Pitch invading black cat brings luck as Lionel Messi and

Barcelona 3-0 Elche: Pitch invading black cat brings luck as Lionel Messi and
Barcelona finally got themselves in front four minutes before the break when Damian's poor clearance went straight to Sergi Busquets and his excellent first time pass to the edge of the area played in Messi who spun and drilled his shot past Tyton for …
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FC Barcelona and Rest of Group F React to Champions League Draw
FC Barcelona's Road to Berlin starts with a tricky group stage, as the Catalan side has been drawn with Paris Saint-Germain, Ajax and APOEL at the UEFA event on Thursday. Representatives from all four teams spoke right after the draw, and they have …
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Barcelona midfielder Alex Song made available for loan as Arsenal consider
Former Arsenal midfielder Alex Song has been made available for a free loan by Barcelona. The Cameroon international was the only player to be left on the bench as Luis Enrique's side beat Mexican outfit Leon 6-0 in a friendly at the Nou Camp on Monday.
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West Ham United make loan bid for Barcelona's Alex Song
The move would be a loan deal, as Barcelona's transfer embargo is in place for next season and to let a midfielder go permanently – one of Song's experience, may prove costly for the club. The Cameroon international did not feature at the weekend in …
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Andre Lettau Wins the 2014 PokerStars.com European Poker Tour Barcelona
The record-breaking European Poker Tour Barcelona €5,300 Main Event finished off with a marathon 15-hour final table and an epic heads-up battle that went on for six hours on its own. There had been a total of 1,496 runners who'd stumped up €5,300 to …
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Luis Suarez biting appeal: Barcelona striker likely to play in friendly on

Luis Suarez biting appeal: Barcelona striker likely to play in friendly on
Although the former Liverpool striker failed in an attempt to reduce his four-month suspension for biting an opponent, the Uruguayan will, however, be allowed to train with his new club Barcelona and play in friendlies following an amendment to his …
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Naked Italian Tourists Spark Outrage in Barcelona
This week, nearly 100 Barcelona residents took to the streets to protest tourists' anti-social behavior. Demonstrators called for local officials to do more to curb what resident's call “drunken tourism.” The demos were sparked by photos of a trio of …
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Barcelona right back Dani Alves takes time out to read book on Brazilian
Barcelona right back Dani Alves has taken to Instagram to reveal his peaceful side by posting a picture of himself reading a book on Brazilian volleyball. The image, which portrays Alves as an extremely tranquil character, comes just days after the …
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Highlights: Barcelona beat Elche 3-0 with Lionel Messi scoring a brace, black

Highlights: Barcelona beat Elche 3-0 with Lionel Messi scoring a brace, black
Barcelona kicked off their 2014/15 La Liga campaign with a 3-0 win over Elche at the Camp Nou. This was Luis Enrique's first game in charge of the Catalan club and it almost turned into a nightmare when Javier Mascherano was sent off just before half …
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Luis Suarez looks at home in new surroundings at Barcelona as he counts down
Luis Suarez is clearly enjoying himself at Barcelona as he settles into life at the Catalan giants since his big-money move from Liverpool this summer. The 27-year-old, who made his debut for the club as a late substitute in a 6-0 friendly win over …
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La Liga: FC Barcelona 3-0 Elche CF: Match Review
FC Barcelona cruised to an opening day win over Elche CF in front of a 70,000 crowd at the Camp Nou on Sunday night, as goals from Lionel Messi (2) and Munir el Haddadi secured a 3-0 win for Luis Enrique's Barça. Despite being reduced to ten men …
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Ivan Rakitic Debut: A New Era for Barcelona?
A handful of clubs in the world today represent the highest peak a football player can reach in his professional career. For Ivan Rakitic, there has been only one of them: Making a debut for Barcelona will be like conquering his own personal Mount Everest.
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Barcelona vs. Elche: How the Blaugrana Will Line Up in the La Liga Clash
Barcelona kick off their La Liga campaign on Sunday when they host Elche at Camp Nou. With new manager Luis Enrique leading the charge, fans are expecting an exciting start to the new La Liga season. The likes of Lionel Messi and Andres Iniesta are …
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Barça leads the way yet again
At the end of the opening round of the new La Liga season, FC Barcelona has shot straight to the top of the table for the third season on the bounce. Superior goal difference gives Barça the edge over Celta, who sit in second place after their 3-1 …
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Barcelona make huge offer for Angel di Maria, Madrid refuse to sell him

Barcelona make huge offer for Angel di Maria, Madrid refuse to sell him
According to Spanish TV show 'El Chiringuito', FC Barcelona is desperate to sign as many players as possible before the ban FIFA gave then kicks in. French FIFA agent François Gallardo has stated that Barcelona have offered a large sum of money for …
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Luis Suarez's Ban Is Munir El-Haddadi's Chance to Shine at Barcelona
Luis Suarez was allowed to taste a small part of what lies in store for him on Monday night, coming on for a 15-minute appearance in a Barcelona shirt in the 6-0 win against Club Leon in the Joan Gamper Trophy match. As expected, though, it was Lionel …
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Advan, new FC Barcelona sponsor in Indonesia

Advan, new FC Barcelona sponsor in Indonesia
This Wednesday, FC Barcelona and Advan have officially announced the sponsorship deal by which the Indonesian mobile telephone and tablet manufacturer has become the Club's regional sponsor. The presentation of the two-year agreement took place in …
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Luis Suarez unveiled by Barcelona
(CNN) — Cleared to take part in football-related activities last week by the highest sports court in the world, Luis Suarez was unveiled to Barcelona fans amid chants of "Suarez, Suarez, Suarez" on Monday. The talented — and controversial — forward …
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Xavi, a Liga legend
La Liga is a place where footballing legends are made, and Xavi Hernandez is one of the greatest of them all. "This team always wants to win" Xavi said last season, when describing how no Barça team ever assumes that the Liga title is lost. And he is …
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Luis Suarez given bit part as he makes Barcelona debut but Neymar steals his
After the Court of Arbitration for Sport softened his punishment for chowing down on the Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini in Brazil, Barcelona's freshly arrived No 9 was able to be named by his new employers in the squad for their final friendly of …
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Is Arsenal and Barcelona's loss Chelsea's gain?
Discarded by Barcelona, rejected by Arsenal and shunned by Spain, Fabregas must have been relieved when Chelsea came to his rescue as they pounced to sign him for a fee believed to be in the region of £30m.
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Neymar, Messi on target as Luis Suarez debuts for Barcelona
Luis Suarez has made his first appearance for Barcelona after a reported $ 142.5 million move from Liverpool as the Catalans hammered Mexican side Club Leon 6-0 in a friendly. The Uruguayan striker, who won't be able to play in a competitive game for …
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La Liga comment: Luis Suarez's aggressive intensity is best hope Barcelona

La Liga comment: Luis Suarez's aggressive intensity is best hope Barcelona
Identifying Barcelona's lost work ethic as the team's biggest problem, he picked out the Liverpool striker as the solution and the club moved swiftly to give the new manager the player he wanted (for just £65m, according to the Barcelona director Jordi …
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Messi: "Barcelona made me what I am"
Lionel Messi believes that he embodies the values instilled in him ever since he joined La Masia. "What I learnt at Barcelona made me what I am", the forward is quoted as saying in an interview on the club's website in which he looks back on his time …
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Risks and rewards for Barcelona in Spanish league
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Aligning Luis Suarez with Lionel Messi and Neymar to spear Barcelona's attack looks like a winning formula, if the three can set aside their problems and possible distractions. The club has turned to former midfielder Luis …
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Football: Suarez makes Barcelona debut

Football: Suarez makes Barcelona debut
Luis Suarez and Neymar played their first match since their memorable exits from the World Cup today, with the Brazil star scoring two goals to help Barcelona rout Mexican champion Leon 6-0 in a preseason friendly at Camp Nou. The last time Suarez …
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Match Highlights – Barcelona vs León
The debut of Luis Suarez went smoothly, but the 6-0 win for Barcelona over Leon didn't present his first goal for his new club. Lionel Messi opened things, Neymar carried on with some brilliant stuff followed by Munir El Haddadi and Sandro Ramirez …
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Neymar, Suarez back in action for Barcelona
Neymar and Luis Suarez played for the first time since their dramatic World Cup exits, with the Brazilian star scoring twice Monday and showing no signs of his devastating back injury in hosts Barcelona's 6-0 rout of Mexican champion Leon in an …
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