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The Argentinian superstar also shared his thoughts about Luis Suarez's possible debut against their arch-rivals on Saturday.
Lionel Messi does not care about the goal scoring record for La Liga, or at least that's what he said yesterday. After their UCL match against Ajax, "La Pulga" spoke about the upcoming Clasico against Real Madrid and several subjects surrounding the most anticipated match in La Liga, at least this semester.
"I'm not worried about the record, it is the least important thing that... Read the rest of the article »
The Barcelona star drew level with the Real Madrid ace's Champions League goalscoring tally in the 3-1 win over Ajax, and now aims at beating Raul's all-time record
Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi has drawn level with Real Madrid ace Cristiano Ronaldo in the race to become the greatest ever goalscorer in UEFA Champions League history.
The 27-year-old took his tally to 69 goals in European football's most coveted tournament after scoring in the Catalan giants clash with Eredivisie champions Ajax, a match which ended 3-1 in favor of Luis Enrique's side.
Messi... Read the rest of the article »
Reports surrounding the alleged fixed match between Zaragoza and Levante include payments to seven players and their former coach.
The plot thickens around the alleged fixed match between Zaragoza and Levante back in 2011. According to investigations, seven players and their coach received payments made by their president, Agapito Iglesias, only to return the money days later. One of the players who allegedly received money is Manchester United's Ander Herrera, and Atletico Madrid's captain Gabi, who scored a brace to help Zaragoza... Read the rest of the article »
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El Clásico español siempre es un gran evento, pero la primera cita de la campaña 2014-2015 entre estos dos grandes está llamada a ser una de las más seguidas, con el regreso de Luis Suárez a la actividad con su club, y con los Blaugranas intentando irse a siete puntos de su acérrimo rival.
Sin importar el resultado en el Santiago Bernabéu... Read the rest of the article »
The two La Liga giants are set to lock horns in this season's edition of El Clasico. Here are some interesting facts and stats ahead of Saturday's highly-anticipated encounter
La Liga giants Real Madrid and Barcelona gear up to lock horns this Saturday when the two sides meet at Santiago Bernabeu in the much talked about El Clasico encounters.
This season's edition of the epic fixture between the Spanish Primera Division's two most successful clubs is an even more special match as the two teams' star players Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi, who have split six of... Read the rest of the article »
The UEFA president, himself a three time winner of the much coveted prize has offered his opinion on who he feels should win it next year.
Although the next winner of the annual Ballon d'Or prize won't be crowned for yet another few months, two of the certain nominees--Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo--will be going head to head in what is for La Liga fans the most hotly anticipated game of the year: El Clasico. The star duo have either won or been nominated for every single award dating back to 2007, when former Milan and Real Madrid... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona's coach also spoke about the upcoming Clasico against Real Madrid and their mid-week meeting with Ajax
Prior to their UEFA Champions League match against Ajax, Barcelona's coach Luis Enrique clarified he did not want to fuel the controversy surrounding Lionel Messi's aborted substitution against Eibar. Apparently, Messi snubbed the coach, who only wanted him to rest after a busy International break with Argentina:
"I have a lot of faith in my rapport with the players. Having said that, everyone... Read the rest of the article »
The Welsh wingman did not take part of Real Madrid's victory against Levante on Saturday to provide him with rest, but he could not recover of a muscular problem.
If Real Madrid want to win the first Clasico of this season, they will have to do it without their famous attacking trio. Medical reports have stated that Welshman Gareth Bale will not be able to take on the first meeting between Los Blancos and Los Blaugranas.
After Saturday's win against Levante, coach Carlo Ancelotti revealed Bale was having some "gluteal problems", and it was decided... Read the rest of the article »
The Italian coach insisted that the Real Madrid superstar will be at the Bernabeu next season, whilst also claiming Ronaldo will end his career with Los Blancos
Despite Cristiano Ronaldo's agent Jorge Mendes ruling out a Manchester United move for the Portuguese ace, hopes of a return to Old Trafford continues to linger amongst the 20-time English Premier League side's fans.
The 29-year-old attacker, who enjoyed a successful six-year spell at the Theatre of Dreams from 2003 to 2009, has been rumored to be high up on current Red Devils manager Louis... Read the rest of the article »
The Uruguayan was full of praise for his Barcelona team-mate ahead of Saturday's highly-anticipated Santiago Bernabeu encounter, as the Argentine aims at entering La Liga record book
Barcelona's summer signing Luis Suarez has weighed his opinion on the Lionel Messi vs Cristiano Ronaldo debate, and to no surprise, insisted that the Argentine attacker is better than the Portuguese ace.
The Uruguayan star made these comments ahead of Saturday's highly-anticipated El Clasico clash between the two La Liga giants when Luis Enrique's men travel to face Carlo Ancelotti's side, a... Read the rest of the article »
Brazil national team captain Neymar Junior scored his 200th career goal in Barcelona’s 3-0 triumph over minnows Eibar on Matchay 8 of La Liga.
This was the young star’s 50th appearance for FC Barcelona and he did not fail to mark the milestone in style. The visitors threatened to break the deadlock a few times but when Xavi opened the scoring on the hour mark, the Catalans found relief.
Ending Eibar’s hopes of getting back into the game, Neymar put his name on the scoring sheet with a low-drive goal after 72 minutes. A... Read the rest of the article »
Los Blancos have only lost two matches this season, and will arrive to El Clasico outscoring their opponents 25-3
Real Madrid will get to the first Clasico of the year after a 5-0 win against Levante. Since their loss against Atletico Madrid, Los Blancos have earned five straight victories, scoring a shocking total of 25 goals during that run.
Cristiano Ronaldo led the pack, as always. Following a harsh tackle on Javier Hernandez, CR7 stepped up and converted his 14th goal this season. Before the first... Read the rest of the article »
This Saturday, October 18, 2014 watch Levante vs Real Madrid live on your computer, mobile or TV screen. Check out live streaming, radio and TV listings info on LiveSoccerTV.
Levante are going through an horrible spell as they share the worst goal difference record (-11) with rock-bottom side Deportivo La Coruna in La Liga. Les Granotes are 17th in the standings with only five points from a possible 21.
At this point, the 105-year-old club is being forced into an early battle for survival. Jose Luis Mendilibar has a tactical mountain to climb ahead of Saturday’s... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona vs Eibar will be featured on La Liga this weekend as the two sides meet at the Camp Nou on Saturday, the 18th of October.
Lionel Messi is just two goals shy of Telmo Zarra's record, should the mercurial forward manage to score a hat-trick during Saturday's encounter he will become La Liga's all time leading goal scorer. The Argentine international completed 10 years since his debut against Espanyol on Thursday and should he break the record set by the Athletic Bilbao legend, it will mark a great day for the player and... Read the rest of the article »
The Uruguayan will be cleared to play after a four month ban. Suarez has participated in friendly matches with his National Team and with the Barcelona B squad.
One of the most anticipated issues surrounding El Clasico will be without a doubt, Luis Suarez's comeback to active football. This may be the first game for Suarez officially as a Barcelona player, and his coach's words about his shape may reveal he will take part of La Liga's most anticipated battle:
"Luis Suarez is in top shape. He has never been fat, as some of you guys have said. He... Read the rest of the article »
The Argentinian was left without a nomination in favor of Mexican wingman Carlos Vela, Diego Costa and Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo,the league's top scorer.
Despite scoring more goals than two of the nominees, Lionel Messi was snubbed by La Liga for the Best Striker award for the 2013-2014 season.
Messi scored 28 goals last year, one more than Atletico's Diego Costa (now with Chelsea) and a shocking 12 more than the other nominee, Mexican Carlos Vela, who plays for Real Sociedad. It would have been fair for Messi to get a nomination, since he was... Read the rest of the article »
The former Barcelona coach has revealed his true thoughts on the famous tiki-taka.
It's the playing style that has been Barcelona's bread-and-butter for quite the past few seasons, and even the Spanish NT has utilized it as well.
Tiki-taka, which started off with Dutch legend Johan Cruyff but gained world-wide renown under Pep Guardiola, was highly instrumental to the Blaugrana's dominance of La Liga as well as in the Champions League and was on full display as La Furia Roja... Read the rest of the article »
As fans honored what was the beginning of a legendary career, the 27-year-old Argentine took to Facebook to express his gratitude in a heartfelt message
Argentine superstar Lionel Messi took to Facebook to post a heartfelt thank you message to all his fans and supporters on the 10 year anniversary of his Barcelona debut.
On October 16, 2004, the then Blaugrana boss Frank Rijkaard handed a 17-year-old attacker by the name of Lionel Messi his first game in the Catalan giants' famous red and blue jersey in a clash with Espanyol.
Fast forward... Read the rest of the article »
Despite joining this summer, Barcelona staff had some interesting opinions regarding bringing the Belgian defender on board.
Is this going to turn out to be a case of "I told you so"?
This past summer, Barcelona splashed out about £15 million to bring Arsenal defender Thomas Vermaelen to Camp Nou, and the Gunners promptly opted to replace him with 19-year-old Calum Chambers for just £1 million--or about £16 million. And so far, it appears that Arsene Wenger's men have gotten the better... Read the rest of the article »
Three years later, the new Barcelona star is still upset about his treatment following the Premier League scandal.
Luis Suarez is a player that has been involved in quite a bit of controversies during his career thus far.
The 27-year-old is currently serving a long suspension for biting Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini at this summer's World Cup during a clash between Uruguay and Italy. And prior to that, he was banned for 10 games after attacking Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic.
However, while... Read the rest of the article »