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Barcelona visit the Mestalla to face Valencia in their second-leg fixture of the Copa del Rey. LiveSoccerTV.com brings you all the facts, stats, news and live broadcast info for this game.
Luis Enrique’s men are not yet done with Valencia after the 7-0 drubbing in their first leg fixture of the Copa del Rey semi finals at the Nou Camp; the two sides clash again on Wednesday for the return leg of the fixture at Mestalla.
The imminent win aside, Luis Enrique is looking to break Pep Guardiola’s record of 28 unbeaten matches in all competitions when they play Valencia.... Read the rest of the article »
Claims by SPORT that the Argentine may have to go under the knife to correct his recent kidney problem may not be entirely true.
Injuries have proved a roadblock this season for Argentine superstar Lionel Messi; however, having missed only one of the club’s 11 matches in 2016, the 28-year-old appeared to be past the fitness hiccups.
Regardless, SPORT recently reported that having missed Monday’s training ahead of their Copa del Rey 2nd leg semi-final clash with Valenca, the Barcelona forward was given time... Read the rest of the article »
The Argentinean striker started experiencing kidney problems last year, when he was forced out of the Club World Cup semi-finals.
Barcelona's commanding lead in the Copa del Rey semi-finals will give Lionel Messi the chance to correct a kidney problem. The Argentine superstar will miss the second leg of the Spanish Cup semis against Valencia, after the team's medical staff recommended a minor surgery to eliminate stons in one of his kidneys.
Los Blaugranas issued a press release via their website to give word to their... Read the rest of the article »
With talks over a new deal ongoing, the Blaugrana are not too worried over the Brazilian ace’s Camp Nou future.
Brazilian superstar Neymar is enjoying the best spell of his career so far at Camp Nou, and has several times before confessed his desire to remain with Barcelona; nonetheless, transfer rumors continue to link the 24-year-old with an exit.
The player’s father recently confirmed that the Selecao skipper had been subject of a world-record £144m bid from Man United.
In addition... Read the rest of the article »
The former-pundit-turned-coach was attributed a quote from his TV analyst days in which he mocked sides that were no match for Los Blaugranas, but it turned out to be false.
Social media users pulled a prank on Valencia's coach Gary Neville after Wednesday's trashing against Barcelona, as they credited the former pundit with a harsh critique of Spanish teams that were no match for Los Blaugranas.
The former Manchester United player, who recently made his debut as coach with Valencia, has not been able to win a single La Liga match while coaching Los Naranjeros... Read the rest of the article »
A section of Barcelona fans were on the spotlight on Wednesday night when they gave a standing ovation to a player from their rivals Real Madrid. This happened during Barca’s 7-0 thumping of Valencia at the Nou Camp.
Scenes of fans giving a standing ovation to a rival player have been quite rare in Spain. Last year, Real Madrid fans applauded Barcelona star Andres Iniesta for his outstanding performance in El Clasico at the Santiago Bernabeu when the visitors won 4-0.
Barely three months later, Barca fans decided to return the favour in the most hilarious and ironic way. This happened when Denis Cheryshev... Read the rest of the article »
The Uruguayan striker scored the first two goals for Barcelona, laid back to watch Messi score a hat trick, and went back to add two more to his tally.
Barcelona is making a habit out of embarrassing other team's defenders, as Los Blaugranas hardly broke a sweat to defeat Valencia today. But even if Lionel Messi managed to score a hat trick, his accomplishment was not enough to overshadow Luis Suárez's four-goal display, which should be more than enough to consider Barcelona as the first team to qualify to the Copa del Rey final.
Suárez... Read the rest of the article »
The Blaugrana host Garry Neville’s side at the Nou Camp for their Copa del Rey semi-final fixture. LiveSoccerTV.com brings you all the broadcast info, stats, team news and probable lineups ahead of this crucial fixture.
Valencia come into this fixture after an embarrassing 0-1 loss at home to lowly ranked Sporting Gijon. Many fans had expected that their team would beat Gijon, who were clearly the underdogs in that particular match.
On the other hand, Barcelona seem untouchable and unstoppable this season after a successful campaign last year, which saw them win five major trophies. Despite playing an... Read the rest of the article »
Gerard Pique wants Neymar or Messi to win the Golden Shoe award this season.
Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has tipped his teammates Neymar Jr and Lionel Messi to win the Golden Shoe award. The Spaniard was celebrating his birthday today together with his wife Shakira, who was coincidentally born on the same date with her husband (February 2).
The two superstars met back in 2010 when Pique appeared in the ‘Waka Waka’ video, which was the then official 2010... Read the rest of the article »
The Mestalla side are yet to win a single game in La Liga under the guidance of the Man United legend.
Times are tough at Valencia, the once Champions League berth challengers turned mid-table side, ahead of their Copa del Rey clash with Barcelona.
Blanquinegros will travel to Camp Nou, a place where they’ve grabbed only one win in the last six years, to lock horns with the reigning league and cup champions on Wednesday.
Gary Neville had only been appointed as head coach until the... Read the rest of the article »
Los Blaugranas bounced back from an early goal by Inaki Williams to make it to the Copa del Rey semifinals.
After a shaky performance in the first half of the match, Barcelona fought their way back to keep their unbeaten streak going by blasting Athletic Bilbao 3-1. Even if Los Leones came close to shocking the hosts, their lack of accuracy in front of goal helped Luis Enrique's team in order to make the tournament's semifinals for the second year in a row.
But as if fate had wanted it that way, Neymar... Read the rest of the article »
Florentino Perez is ready to spend close to €400m in order to land the Barca superstar.
None can deny that Cristiano Ronaldo remains one of the world’s best attackers currently and of this generation, but the Real Madrid superstar is showing signs of slowing down.
The Portuguese ace, despite boasting 11 goals in only six Champions League group stages matches this campaign, has only 16 in 21 games in La Liga this season, an impressive number for many but not for the former... Read the rest of the article »
Un gol sobre la hora de Aduriz mantiene al Athletic vivo contra el campeón blaugrana. ¿Lograrán sorprender los Leones al Barça? Aquí la previa
Tras un encuentro en el cual Barcelona pudo sacar una mayor ventaja, Athletic de Bilbao viaja al Camp Nou con la difícil encomienda de derrotar al vigente campeón de la Copa del Rey, algo que no sucede frecuentemente. El cuadro dirigido por Luis Enrique llega a este juego con una impresionante racha de 24 juegos sin derrota en todas las competencias, por lo que el cuadro vasco tendrá... Read the rest of the article »
Leo's salary for next year has been revealed, plus why selling the Argentine could cost the Blaugrana financially.
Given the non-stop rumors linking Lionel Messi with a move away from Camp Nou, ones even the player himself could not stop, exactly what are figures involved should the Argentine be sold?
ARA has lifted the lid on this issue, revealing all regarding the 28-year-old attacker’s current deal with the Blaugrana and his buy-out clause.
The five-time Ballon d’Or winner is contracted... Read the rest of the article »
Many Blaugrana and Liverpool fans took to Twitter to praise the in-form Uruguayan striker on his birthday. Check out the best tweets.
Today, the 24th of January, marks a special occasion in world football. It is the day that one’s of the beautiful game’s most controversial players Luis Suarez entered this world.
That’s right, the Barcelona superstar, who is enjoying a prolific season in front of goal for the Blaugrana this campaign, turns 29 today.
It's @LuisSuarez9's 29th birthday today! Happy birthday... Read the rest of the article »
The Brazilian striker was key for Los Blaugranas' survival against Athletic after conceding a late goal by Aritz Aduriz.
It was not an easy game for Barcelona, as Los Blaugranas had to battle until the end of the game against a combative Athletic Bilbao side. With Messi and Suárez out, Neymar stepped up to lead the current Copa del Rey champions to a tight 2-1 lead, with the second leg of the series being played next week.
Things for Barcelona seemed to be on the same track as last weekend, when Los Culés... Read the rest of the article »
FC Barcelona travel to San Mames to play Athletic Bilbao in their first leg fixture of the Copa del Rey quarterfinals.
The Spanish giants approach this fixture just three days after thrashing Bilbao 6-0 at the Camp Nou in their La Liga meeting. However, despite being the underdogs, things could be a little bit different at San Mames; the hosts have not lost a match at home in their last 10 games and they will be hoping to increase the tally to 11 when they face the Catalans.
Ernesto Valverde’s men are... Read the rest of the article »
The Dubai airport officer committed the offense after the Argentine turned down a request for a picture.
An airport officer in the city of Dubai is facing a possible six-month jail sentence after posting a video with the passport of Lionel Messi on Snapchat.
The policeman, a 26-year-old man identified as J.J, is also facing a €124,000 fine after committing the offense during the Barca superstar’s short stay in U.A.E for the Globe Soccer Award, where he won the Best Player of the Year... Read the rest of the article »
The Blaugrana boss says he’ll wait until before the Copa del Rey quarter-final game before deciding whether to play the Argentine or not.
In Barcelona’s 6-0 thrashing of Athletic Bilbao at the Camp Nou on Sunday, Lionel Messi was withdrawn from the game at half-time, sparking fears over a hamstring injury.
However, the Blaugrana announced the following day that it was merely a knock, nothing serious, as the Catalan giants gear up to face Ernesto Valverde’s crew once more in the first leg of their Copa del Rey quarter-final... Read the rest of the article »
It’s the one comeback used to undermine Leo’s achievements in Spain, but what are the Argentine's thoughts on this?
It’s the one question that will never cease to undermine Lionel Messi’s impressive achievements, the one comeback Cristiano advocates often use when arguing Ronaldo’s supremacy over Leo in world football: can he (Leo) do it on a cold rainy night in Stoke?
The 30-year-old Real Madrid superstar graced the Portuguese league, whilst also proving himself in the English Premier League... Read the rest of the article »