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Barcelona snatched an easy 3-0 win at the weekend over Racing Santander, while Real Madrid drew 0-0 with Mallorca, with Cristiano Ronaldo being stunned by an injury .This gives Coach Pep Guardiola the upper hand on Day 1 of La Liga, but is the Special One Jose Mourinho still on top of things despite his club’s poor start?
Barcelona and Real Madrid: Weekend quick recap
Both sides were remarkably scrutinized at the weekend as spectators were looking to form their first judgments on players and coaches from the two giant sides. One team was eventually more favored than the other both in terms of public reaction as well as in terms of competition this season; and below, we take a look at quick recaps from Barcelona... Read the rest of the article »
La Liga winners FC Barcelona will face Copa del Rey champions Sevilla in the second leg of the Spanish Supercopa on Saturday evening at the Camp Nou. Barcelona suffered a 3-1 defeat at Sevilla last week in the first leg, but Pep Guardiola will have to force his army to overturn this harsh result if they are to begin their 2010/11 La Liga season with an early prestigious trophy in their hands.
Spanish Supercopa: Sevilla-Barcelona, What happened in the first leg
A weaker Barcelona side containing a number of Barcelona B players managed to take the lead against Sevilla on August 14, on 20 minutes. Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic amazingly received a pass from Maxwell before placing the ball past Andre Palop at the surprise of his opposing defenders. Instead of killing the Andalusians... Read the rest of the article »
It is the very last day of La Liga in the 2009/10 season, and FC Barcelona will welcome Real Valladolid at the Camp Nou on Sunday at 17:00 GMT, exactly at the same time as Real Madrid face Malaga away from home.
Barcelona are just one victory away from the league title, and they will need to make the last decisive step to rule Spain for the second time in a row. They are a point above Los Blancos, and hence, a draw against Valladolid could cost them the Spanish League trophy. As for the Pucela, they are 3 points from the bottom even though they are in 16th position, and therefore, they could fall all the way... Read the rest of the article »
With only two matches left in La Liga, the title race has appeared to be hotter than ever at the top of the table, but Barcelona can once again stamp their authority in the Primera División by defeating Sevilla at the Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on Saturday.
Sevilla - Facts and Stats from the home side
The Andalusian club has managed to take a Champions League place in the top four with 60 points, placed ahead of 5th place Mallorca who have 59 points. Sevilla have proved to be a difficult side this season, although they have also shown a lot of struggle in their league campaign.
Sevilla only have 18 wins in 36 league games which include 6... Read the rest of the article »
Spanish Primera Division leaders Barcelona will host Tenerife at the Camp Nou on Tuesday at 19:00 GMT.
Barcelona are no longer present in the Champions League, and for that reason, they have now been fighting with all their strength to at least win La Liga title. The Catalans are in danger of losing the pole position to their rivals Real Madrid if they fail to take every chance they have before the end of the season, but they could be one step closer to accomplishing their mission with a triumph at... Read the rest of the article »
Champions League hopes are over for FC Barcelona and they can now focus on their last competition which is La Liga. They face Villarreal this weekend at the Estadio El Madrigal on Saturday night.
Barcelona – No right to lose
The Catalans are just one point above Real Madrid in La Liga standings after they failed to take all 3 points away from home when they came up against Espanyol two weeks ago. This weekend, the Yellow Submarines appear to be a dangerous side to beat, but Barcelona have only one option, which is to win.
Losing might worsen their situation since they have... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona will play an early game against lowly side Deportivo Xerez on Saturday in La Liga, in preparation of their Champions League game against Inter Milan next Wednesday.
This game will serve them as a chance to keep their lead at the top of La Liga standings, especially in view of the fact that they were unable to grab a win last weekend away to Espanyol. The Catalans drew 0-0 against their city rivals at the disappointing of their fans.
Barcelona – Get ready
This should normally be an easy game for Barca who have all their players available... Read the rest of the article »
TV listings for the Inter Milan vs Barcelona Champions League Semi-Final - UK, Canada and the USA.
Watch Inter Milan vs FC Barcelona Live - TV Schedules for USA, Canada and UK.
Inter Milan vs Barcelona
Competition: UEFA Champion's League
Kick Off time: 19:30 GMT / 20:30 CET / 14:30 EST
Stadium: San Siro
Watch Inter Milan vs Barcelona on TV in the USA.
If you are in the United States you will be able to watch this match with a variety of options.
You... Read the rest of the article »
UEFA Champions League Semi-Final Preview Inter vs Barca Live. This is it. The Champions League Final is here - Yes it’s Inter Milan vs Barcelona.
No. Actually, it’s a bit premature since it’s only the first leg of the semi-final, but many will tell you that Barcelona and Inter Milan are the two big teams they want to see. So for many it is the true final.
Don´t expect great football match today. With Jose Felix Mourinho, you can expect a gritty, closed defensive match full of tactics to neutralize the opponent, but this... Read the rest of the article »
Fervent football fans will have to wait until April 20 to regain a feel of the UEFA Champions League, and among the first two stadiums to witness the return of Europe’s biggest club competition is the Stadio Giuseppe Meazza, where Inter Milan face Spanish giants FC Barcelona in the semifinals.
Inter Milan vs Barcelona – Back in the group stage, first leg
Both clubs met in the group stage of the Champions League this season, and coincidently, the first leg of that particular encounter happened at the Stadio Giuseppe Meazza. Sadly for Barcelona, despite having several chances to destroy the hosts, former Inter Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic had one of his worse days, and hence... Read the rest of the article »
Spanish League leaders FC Barcelona will come up against Deportivo La Coruna at the Camp Nou after their historic triumph at the Bernabeu Stadium at the weekend when they defeated Real Madrid 2-0. Barcelona will be welcoming La Coruna as part of their challenge of Day 32 in La Liga, and they’ll need to be cautious to maintain their position as present rulers.
Barcelona – Returns and Absences
Barcelona won 2-0 away to Los Blancos on Saturday night following goals from Lionel Messi and Pedro, and fortunately for them, these two aces are eligible for this evening’s game. The major problem for the Catalans now is the ruling-out of midfielder Andres Iniesta.
The Spaniard has again been diagnosed with an injury which could – this... Read the rest of the article »
The biggest game in football will take place today in the city of Madrid in the Bernabeu Stadium. The Spanish Derby or El Clasico as it is affectionately known as kicks off at 16:00 EST or 21:00 GMT.
Watch Real Madrid vs FC Barcelona Live - TV Schdules for USA, Canada and UK.
Real Madrid vs Barcelona
Competition: La Liga
Kick Off time: 21:00 GMT / 22:00 CET / 16:00 EST
Stadium: Santiago Bernabeu
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Arsenal are still alive in the UEFA Champions League quarter-final as they travel to the Camp Nou to face a weakened FC Barcelona.
Barcelona vs Arsenal Live at the Camp Nou - 20:45 PM Local Time - 14:45 EST
Last week millions of fans all over the world witnessed one of the most entertaining matches of the year. It took place at the Emirates Stadium in London where the Kings of World Football FC Barcelona visited the Princes of Football Arsenal in the first leg of the quarter-final pairing in the UEFA Champions... Read the rest of the article »
The Champions League returns on Tuesday in Spain, and Barcelona host Arsenal in a match which will decide who will progress in the semi-finals.
The story of the first leg
Barcelona were only capable of collecting a 2-2 draw when they traveled away to the Emirates Stadium, despite leading 2-0 in the early moments of the second half.
Barcelona displayed a superb performance in the first 20 minutes of their clash against Arsene Wenger’s side, taking both the wings and the center of the field to as attacking measures.
The... Read the rest of the article »
FC Barcelona will have their last league warm-up against Athletic Bilbao at home on Saturday before facing bitter rivals Real Madrid at the Bernabeu next weekend.
Barcelona drew 2-2 with Arsenal in midweek in the UEFA Champions League, while Athletic Bilbao were 4-3 winners over Racing Santander on Monday.
Barcelona – Managing the squad
Earlier this season, the Blaugrana drew 1-1 with Bilbao away from home, and Lionel Messi was the victim of a serious injury.
But this time, seeing that Andres Iniesta might again be out of action, another... Read the rest of the article »
We are just past the midway point of the season and La Liga heats up as contenders for the title and the Champions League try to keep up with the relentless tempo of perennial favorites Barcelona and Real Madrid.
The restart of European competition is nearing and teams involved will see rotations in their lineups and will look to solidify their identities and build momentum. Barcelona and Real are ready to engage in an enthralling feud for first. Barcelona enter this week amidst referee controversy and injuries but remain the team to beat. Real, on the other hand, are claiming a newfound hunger... Read the rest of the article »
Will Barcelona be able to remain undefeated for another week? Valencia's fight against Sevilla cotinues for the third place
Not much has changed since last week in the Spanish league. With both Real Madrid and Barcelona living up to their expectations, Valencia stumbled on its trip to Andalusia. Now the top is being jealously guarded by the giants, while Atletico and Sevilla are close to face each other at the Copa del Rey final match. The relegation zone has become unstable, so from now on the battle will be fought... Read the rest of the article »
With four out of the five closer followers to the Blaugrana facing each other, the tournament standings as we know them may cease to exist.
Last week's match day 19 brought the end of the first half of La Liga, and the perspective at this point looks rather monistic. With an undefeated Barcelona experiencing the solitude of the top, Valencia has become the solid third alternative for the title. But they'll be facing a direct rival to retain their position on a match against a newly recovered Luis Fabiano hungry for glory.
Saturday... Read the rest of the article »
La Liga returns this weekend after a short break, and Barcelona will be among the first teams to warm up again, as they face Villarreal on January 2 2010, at the Estadio Camp Nou.
A matter of points and shape
FC Barcelona will make their come back as the leaders of the league table with 39 points – also 18 points ahead of 9th place Villarreal, and two points in front of archrivals Real Madrid.
The Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola will still need to take things pretty delicately, following the fragile condition they currently find theirselves in. So far, the... Read the rest of the article »
Just before flying to the Emirates to take part in the FIFA Club World Cup 2009, the La Liga title holders FC Barcelona will host city rivals Espanyol, in what will undeniably be a crunching encounter.
FC Barcelona to go in the clash without Lionel Messi
Barcelona currently have a 5-point lead at the top of the La Liga table with an additional game, but things could go less smoothly for them as a reason of their match this Saturday at the Camp Nou.
Fortunately for them, archrivals Real Madrid also have a strong challenge ahead of them against Valencia this weekend, and the Blaugrana... Read the rest of the article »