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Barcelona's midfielder was carried off the pitch after an accidental bruise to his ankle. He will surely miss Barca's game against Rayo next weekend.
It seems that Barcelona's ticket to the Copa del Rey final was more expensive than anticipated. After a battery of tests, midfielder Sergio Busquets could end up missing up to three games, including the much anticipated matchup against Real Madrid.
During the game against the "Yellow Submarine", Busquets slipped while Tomas Pina passed the ball to Moi Gomez deep in the left wing. The... Read the rest of the article »
The midfileder, who recently signed a contract extension, hopes his side can take advantage of Real Madrid's recent draw against Villarreal.
Prior to their Copa del Rey match against Villarreal, midfielder Sergio Busquets asked his team-mates not to think about Real Madrid's slips in La Liga. The Spanish international believes his team should focus first on their upcoming games, rather than be thinking about the upcoming Clasico against Los Blancos, where they could surpass Ancelotti's men as La Liga leaders.
"We still depend... Read the rest of the article »
Liverpool will pay a visit to Old Trafford on Sunday, December 14, 2014. While the visitors aim to recover from their Champions League heartache, Manchester United target their sixth straight EPL win. It's a match you can't miss!
From a historic perspective, Liverpool versus Man United is always compelling. The Reds and Red Devils are the most successful clubs in English football history with 38 titles between the two (Man United-20, Liverpool-18).
That would be enough for most football fans, but there is so much more to this classic Northwest derby which make it almost as thrilling as El Clasico in Spain. In... Read the rest of the article »
The Asturian coach denied Lionel Messi was not fit to play and had painkilling shots for last Saturday's match
Following their loss against Real Madrid on Saturday, things have taken a controversial turn with Barcelona. Coach Luis Enrique had a heated press conference regarding several subjects, which included his responsability on losing Saturday's game, as well as some issues with his players.
"I'm the one to blame. My players are committed with what we are trying to do here, and if you want to... Read the rest of the article »
The Italian coach commented El Clasico's aftermath, while he recognized to be amazed by the top quality football displayed by Carlo Ancelotti's team.
While working for an Italian sportscasting company, Fabio Capello analyzed last Saturday's game between Real Madrid and Barcelona. Having coached Los Blancos for two terms, the current Russian National Team's coach stated he can't stand Neymar because of his "acting" skills.
"He is a great attacking player, but what I can't stand is that a player at his level should fall to the... Read the rest of the article »
Despite the 3-1 loss to Los Blancos, the Brazilian attacker can walk away from the Bernabeu encounter knowing he achieved an impressive individual feat in El Clasico
Despite suffering a 3-1 loss at the hands of bitter rivals Real Madrid, Barcelona star Neymar can walk away from El Clasico with his head up high.
The club's current leading scorer with nine goals, Neymar awarded the Catalan giants an early lead in Saturday's clash, netting past Iker Casillas after only three minutes of play.
An impressive goal, in which the Brazilian dispatched a curling... Read the rest of the article »
According to the Barcelona boss, their Uruguayan summer signing's performance in the 3-1 loss to Real Madrid exceeded his expectations
Eyebrows were raised when Barcelona announced that Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez would be starting Barcelona's all-important El Clasico tie with Real Madrid on Saturday.
Suarez, who was handed a four-month ban from competitive games after biting Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini during the summer World Cup, served out his punishment, which came to an end the day before the Santiago Bernabeu... Read the rest of the article »
Los Blancos managed to score three times against the Chilean goalkeeper, while the Argentinian superstar barely had any chances to score his 251th goal.
After winning the first Clasico this season, Real Madrid have more reasons to smile about. During the build up for this match, fans talked about several records that were at risk of being broken. One of those records was that of Telmo Zarra, which could have been broken by Lionel Messi. The Argentinian enjoyed barely one chance to score, being denied by Iker Casillas.
However, one record that... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona managed to score first, but Real Madrid was able to come back with goals by Cristiano Ronaldo, Pepe and Karim Benzema
Real Madrid made the most of their home field advantage, and after a dubious start, managed to outscore Barcelona 3-1 in the first Clasico of this season.
Los cules surprised Carlo Ancelotti by starting Luis Suarez, who seemed out of shape after his four month ban. Nevertheless, it was the Uruguayan who assisted Neymar for the first goal, just three minutes after the game had started.... Read the rest of the article »
The Uruguayan was able to play with his National Team in friendly matches, but this will be his first official game since June 25 against Italy.
After a four month ban, Luis Suarez sees the light at the end of the tunnel. The controversial striker was granted a starting spot in Luis Enrique's team facing Real Madrid. It's been a while since Suarez started in a league match, scoring his last league goal almost six months ago. Of course, this moment did not go unnoticed for fans around the world.
Some reactions were harsh, some others... Read the rest of the article »
El Clasico will be broadcast live across the globe reaching billions of soccer fans worldwide
The world awaits the biggest domestic club clash between the Spanish powerhouses, Real Madrid and Barcelona. Soccer fans around the world will tune in on Saturday, October 25th, 2014 to the live broadcast which kicks off in Madrid at 18:00 hrs local time, that means Noon (EST) / 9AM PST in the USA. The match also known as El Clasico, will be broadcast live across the globe reaching billions of soccer... Read the rest of the article »
Don't know where to watch the most anticipated game this season for Los Blancos and Los Culés? We'll help you out!
Real Madrid and Barcelona will have the world of football paralyzed in the next few hours. But, with everything set at Santiago Bernabeu stadium, you still don't know where to watch this more than interesting match?
Barcelona knows best! Los Blaugranas trust LiveSoccerTV to get broadcast info to inform their fans through their Twitter feed.
#FCBLive When and where to watch the match... Read the rest of the article »
With one of football's most watched encounters fast approaching, we take a look at stats from the world's two best players: Leo and Cristiano
This season's first edition of everyone's favorite El Clasico encounter is upon us. Fans of “the beautiful game” eagerly anticipate the clash that will see La Liga's two most successful team lock horns.
Sparks and tempers are always expected to flare as great talents from our beloved sport take to the pitch, with the two hottest players in the globe taking center stage: Barcelona's... Read the rest of the article »
Watch El Clasico live this Saturday in your country on mobile, PC or TV! This is the ultimate place for live streaming links, TV listings and confirmed lineups of Real Madrid vs Barcelona on October 25, 2014.
Unfortunately for neutrals, the much-anticipated BBC vs MSN battle is not taking place! This is because Gareth Bale is injured. So while Luis Suarez, finally cleared of his lengthy ban for biting Italy’s Giorgio Chiellini at the 2014 World Cup, comes in to boost the Messi-Neymar duo, how are Real Madrid supposed to deal with the absence of their Welsh winger?
This concern adds to the fatigue... Read the rest of the article »
With the former Liverpool star set to feature in his first competitive game in four months in Saturday's clash with Real Madrid, the 27-year-old reveals that he is receiving help to stop him from biting the opposition
Barcelona superstar Luis Suarez has admitted to suffering of a biting "impulse", whilst claiming he is receiving help for his tendency to bite the opposition, as the Uruguayan nears his return to football after serving out his four-month ban.
The former Liverpool star received the lengthy punishment after sinking his teeth into Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini during the summer World... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid will welcome Barcelona for the first El Clasico meeting of the 2014/2015 season. Here is a quick run-down of their past few meetings ahead of Saturday's game.
For La Liga fans, any match between Barcelona and Real Madrid is as big for them as the Champions League final. Due to the two clubs' long-standing rivalry, each season's edition of El Clasico is always an eagerly anticipated clash and has gotten more intense in recent times as a result of the perpetual competition between Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. The duo's dominance over the past six years... Read the rest of the article »
Throughout the ages, Real Madrid and Barcelona have staged epic battles. Some of the world's greatest players are depicted in this collection of historic images.
History has told us that Real Madrid and Barcelona have held matches that lasted through the ages. With Barcelona dominating their first matches, Real Madrid started getting top quality players, being able to fight for Spanish dominance against Los Culés.
Los Blancos dominated through the 50's and the 60's with Alfredo Di Stefano leading the pack. During the 70's, Johan Cruyff returned... 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 »
Real Madrid’s eternal rivalry with Barcelona continues on October 25, 2014. Los Blancos are under pressure to close the gap on the Blaugrana. Who will be Ancelotti’s heroes on Saturday?
There is a four-point gap between the two sides. While Saturday’s visitors remain unbeaten with Claudio Bravo yet to concede, Los Blancos have been scoring goals for fun. As the home crowd at the Santiago Bernabeu aims to enjoy El Clasico, we look at five Real Madrid players who will have no right to flop against Luis Enrique’s powerful men.
1) Iker Casillas – Perfection and... Read the rest of the article »
The Catalans have been in supreme form this season but they face their toughest challenge yet when they go against the defending European champions.
Life at new club has been pleasant for Luis Enrique so far having guided his side to seven victories in the eight league games they have played. Having played in the high intensity Clasico games during his playing days on numerous occasions, the 44 year old is now set to participate in the fiery fixture for the first time as a manager.
He will need special assistance from the following five... Read the rest of the article »