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Coach Martino may reconsider Tevez's return with the National Team, and spoke about how his days with Barcelona were harder on him.
Argentinian coach Gerardo Martino spoke at a press conference about his time as Barcelona's head coach, while talking about a possible call up for Carlos Tevez, absent from Argentina's National Team for the past two years.
Alejandro Sabella's replacement remembered how hard it was to get his players performing the way he wanted:
"I was amazed they had never heard about me or what... Read the rest of the article »
Giant Spanish football club FC Barcelona are using LiveSoccerTV'S live broadcast data to inform their army of fans how to watch their Champions League matches.
FC Barcelona’s influence on the internet is massive in the world of football. The Catalans can boast of a large army of fans on social media. On Facebook, they gather 75 million members and counting. On Twitter, their main account (@fcbarcelona) has over 12 million followers. However, the addition of their other various accounts – for their Catalan, Spanish, Indonesian, Japanese and French... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona will begin their quest for European glory with a home fixture against APOEL on Wednesday, the 18th of September.
The Catalans have been placed in a tricky group which comprises of reigning champions from three different leagues. PSG, Ajax and APOEL all triumphed in the domestic leagues of their respective countries and will now battle it out with a Barcelona side which failed to win any title last season.
However the Blaugrana have started this season strongly and their fans will be hoping for more... Read the rest of the article »
Here is where to watch all 16 UEFA Champions League matches on September 16th and 17th. Live streaming info and TV listings for Borussia Dortmund vs Arsenal, Real Madrid vs Basel, Chelsea vs Schalke and all the rest!
The moment has finally arrived! Champions League football is here again and the 2014/15 season has lots of interesting things such as the return of Liverpool after five seasons, and much more! A total of 16 matches will be played in midweek but which ones will hit your screens?
2014/15 UEFA Champions League: Matchday 1 fixtures, live streaming info, TV listings, start times
With LiveSoccerTV’s... Read the rest of the article »
Los Blaugranas dominated Athletic Bilbao but couldn't score the go ahead goal until the 78th minute, having Neymar off the bench to solve things for them.
Barcelona showed its class, its power, its ball control. But they failed to show their scoring ability until Neymar broke the lock in Athletic Bilbao's net. The Brazilian star came off the bench to score twice, giving Barcelona the lead in La Liga standings.
The man of the match prior to Neymar's antics was Athletic's keeper Gorka Iraizoz, denying shots by young Munir El Haddadi and Pedro. The... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona will welcome Athletic Bilbao to the Camp Nou in a La Liga encounter on Saturday, the 13th of September.
The Blaugrana have two wins out of two so far and they will be looking for a third consecutive win when they face Ernesto Valverde’s Athletic Bilbao. The hosts were against Villarreal in their last match a fixture they won through a solitary goal from La Liga debutant Sandro Ramirez. The 19 year old scored a scrappy winner in the 82nd minute after good work from Lionel Messi to give Barcelona... Read the rest of the article »
The Argentinian star will take a leave of absence and focus on playing with Barcelona after enduring severe criticism for his performance during the World Cup
After missing last week's friendly match against Germany, Julio Grondona Jr confirmed the former Golden Ball winner will be taking a leave of absence from his duties as a player for Argentina. Arsenal de Sarandi's owner shared in an interview he spoke with Messi, who told him the reasons why he wants to take some time off Argentina's National Team:
"His absence is understandable. He was... Read the rest of the article »
The Selecao legend believes La Albiceleste's finals loss to Germany at the Maracana won't be the Barca ace's last shot at clinching football's greatest prize
Brazil legend Pele believes Argentine superstar Lionel Messi still has a shot at winning a World Cup title, despite the fact that the Blaugrana ace might be 31 years old when Russia host the tournament in 2018.
The Albiceleste captain, believed by many to be the greatest player to have graced the world of football, has seen the World Cup crown stand in the way of him completing his legendary... Read the rest of the article »
Officers were concerned after a parent named his newborn Messi Daniel Varela, passing a bill that forbids any similar action from now on.
If you're about to become a father, hail from Rosario, and have Lionel Messi as your favorite player, it may be a risky proposition to name your kid after the Argentinian superstar. Government officers in Messi's hometown passed a bill forbidding any parent to name his newborn Messi, after a man named Hector Varela did so two weeks ago.
Officials from the city of Rosario, Argentina, felt it... Read the rest of the article »
Good news for Barcelona fans and lovers of nail-biting football as El Clasico will feature Luis Suarez on October 25, 2014!
The time and date of the 2014/15 La Liga season’s first Clasico was confirmed around 8:30 EST by the LFP. A statement on their website read:
“It will be on Saturday, October 25 at 18:00 (local time) at the Santiago Bernabéu, a match scheduled to take place on Week 9 of the best league in the world.”
Ever since Luis Suarez left Liverpool to sign for Barcelona... Read the rest of the article »
Los Blancos' record-breaking tenth Champions League trophy, alongside the UEFA Super Cup and Copa del Rey crowns has earned Los Blancos the title of best team in Europe
Real Madrid's success on the pitch has led to off-the-field recognition.
The Liga BBVA heavyweights were named European Club of the Year by the European Club Association (ECA) after their impressive 2013-14 season.
Los Blancos ended their 12-year wait to get their hands on another UEFA Champions League crown when they beat bitter city rivals Atletico Madrid 4-1 in the final in Lisbon... Read the rest of the article »
The Uruguayan striker has "reformed", at least according to one of his new Barcelona teammates.
Luis Suarez's move from Liverpool to Barcelona during this summer's transfer window was always going to be mired in controversy.
The Blaugrana reportedly paid over €80 million to the Reds to bring the Uruguayan to Spain as they aspire to re-claim their La Liga crown from Atletico Madrid as well as launch a serious challenge for the Champions League this season.
However, the 27-year-old... Read the rest of the article »
The Uruguayan striker will have to wait to make his debut with FC Barcelona in an official match, which could happen on October 26th against Real Madrid.
Luis Suarez has been finally cleared to play with his National Team. Following his four month ban from any football-related activity, FIFA authorized the player to take part on friendly matches with the Uruguayans.
According to sources, the Uruguayan Football Association (AUF) intends to call up Suarez for next month's friendlies against Saudi Arabia and Oman, but had to ask permission to do... Read the rest of the article »
Watch Chile vs Haiti live on September 9, 2014 as Barcelona’s Claudio Bravo looks to make history while the entire team continues its preparation for the 2015 Copa America.
All eyes are on Barcelona’s 31-year-old goalkeeper, Claudio Bravo. The veteran is set to become Chile’s most capped player on Tuesday night. The possibility of smashing the record of legend Leonel Sanchez, who wore the Chilean national team’s colours from 1955 to 1968, is something Bravo is excited about.
On Twitter, the Barca goalie’s profile picture is the number 84... Read the rest of the article »
Manuel Pellegrini looks to beat Arsene Wenger in the race to land the 25-year-old German superstar, who is also on Bayern Munich's radar
According to the Daily Star, yet another elite European club has entered the race for coveted Borussia Dortmund attacker Marco Reus.
Reigning English Premier League champions Manchester City are rumored to be ready to battle London giants Arsenal for the 25-year-old German superstar's signature,
Reus, who narrowly missed out on die Mannschaft's World Cup campaign after picking up... Read the rest of the article »
An 83rd minute free-kick goal from the Selecao's new skipper was enough to seal all three points in Dunga's first game in charge since his return to the Brazil national team
Barcelona superstar Neymar captained his national side to a narrow 1-0 win over fellow South American side Colombia in an international friendly on Friday, scoring the winning goals thanks to an 83rd minute well-taken free-kick.
The 22-year-old Blaugrana ace wore the armband after he was named skipper by new coach Dunga, replacing 29-year-old Paris Saint-Germain center-back Thiago Silva.
The... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona fans might not have to be so worried about Lionel Messi's availability after all.
Good news for Barcelona fans, but not so good for La Liga defenders.
After suffering a groin injury in the Blaugrana's slim win over Villarreal, Lionel Messi was unable to feature with Argentina during their friendlies this week as he looks to recover as quickly as possible.
The Catalan giants endured a miserable time last term by their lofty standards, which saw them fail to win any... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona’s coach Luis Enrique hasn’t been pleased with Neymar’s behavior on and off the pitch, and this sanction may be used to set an example to other top players.
According to sources, Neymar Jr. was fined by Barcelona for interrupting his warmup exercises to sign a boot for a fan. During last Sunday's match against Villarreal, Neymar was warming up near the stands, where he saw a fan with a boot and a marker. After jogging, Neymar approached the stands, took the boot and signed it. This was considered a lack of concentration by coach Luis Enrique, who reported... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona’s superstar has been ruled out of the game against Germany due to an injury to his right leg, even missing the all-star match organized by Pope Francis.
After Lionel Messi’s performance during the last World Cup, and rumors indicating a bad relationship with new Argentinian coach Gerardo Martino, his decline from the upcoming match against Germany started a heated debate on the real reasons why Messi chose not to play with his National team.
The official version states Messi came down with an injury on Barcelona's latest victory against... Read the rest of the article »
Watch the La Liga’s biggest fixture on Matchday 2 – Villarreal vs Barcelona – on August 31, 2014. Find where to watch the game live online and on TV and check out both sides’ team sheets too.
Barcelona are delightful under Luis Enrique. It’s definitely too early to predict how the season will turn out for the Blaugrana this season but their start to it was nothing short than spectacular. Although Elche are no big opposition, they can still be commended for their sense of adventure on the pitch which combines pace and tactical intelligence.
However, containing the likes of Lionel... Read the rest of the article »