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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 »
The Real Madrid star's popularity has reached new heights as he becomes the first athlete to amass this astronomical number of fans on Facebook.
Cristiano Ronaldo has set yet another milestone.
The Real Madrid attacker has been in great form this year, smashing records left and right with both his club and country, and now has moved into setting new ones off the pitch.
Regarded as one of the most marketable athletes on the planet, the current Ballon d'Or holder has now reached an unprecendented number of fans on social media... Read the rest of the article »
The Uruguayan stated during an interview with Barcelona's magazine he feels in top shape to start against Los Blancos after two months of training with his new teammates.
Just eleven days away of being cleared to play, Luis Suarez feels grateful to have the opportunity to debut in an official match against Real Madrid. The Uruguayan gave a lenghty interview to the club's magazine, in which he shared his enthusiasm about making history with Barcelona from Day One:
"To be honest with you, I can't wait to experience this. I will make the most of my time here... Read the rest of the article »
The Spanish midfield maestro became the first La Furia Roja and Blaugrana ace to claim the prestigious accolade
Barcelona star midfielder Andres Iniesta was awarded the 2014 Golden Foot award on Monday evening, beating the likes of Ballon d'OR holder Cristiano Ronaldo, Bayern Munich ace Franck Ribery, and Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney.
Handed this accolade in a gala in Monaco, the Spanish midfielder became the first La Furia Roja and Blaugrana player to ever collect this prestigious award.
The... Read the rest of the article »
The former Blaugrana keeper looked to be en route to England only to see the deal suddenly fail to go through.
Earlier this year during the summer's transfer window, Liverpool were closely linked with QPR's Loic Remy, with the French international keen on making a switch due to his desire to play Champions League football this season. However, things suddenly took an abrupt U-turn when the Reds decided to scupper the deal, with the reason eventually being revealed as an apparent failed medical.
And now... Read the rest of the article »
A constant presence in the Spanish Primera Division ever since the league's inauguration back in 1929, the Blaugrana face expulsion if their region secedes from Spain
Despite threats of expulsion from the Spanish Primera Division by La Liga president if the community of Catalonia emancipates from Spain, Barcelona have gone ahead and thrown their support behind the region's referendum for freedom.
"If this goes through, then both clubs [Barcelona and Espanyol] would not be allowed to play La Liga matches.” This is what Javier Tebas... Read the rest of the article »
The 27-year-old Barcelona striker asked the referee permission to be excused off the pitch during the first half in his side's international friendly
Barcelona striker Luis Suarez was back in action for his national side as the striker played in Uruguay's clash with Saudi Arabia, on Friday.
This was the first time the 27-year-old attacker featured for the Copa America champions ever since receiving a lengthy ban from football for biting Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini during the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
Serving a four-month suspension... Read the rest of the article »
The retired French superstar began his stint as a coach with Real Madrid Castilla, but several of his colleagues complained when they found out he did not complete the coaching course.
Real Madrid Castilla will face a complicated situation in the upcoming months, since their coach Zinedine Zidane and his assistant, Santiago Sanchez, will be suspended for three months for coaching the team without the proper permits.
Zidane assisted Real Madrid's coaches Jose Mourinho and Carlo Ancelotti in the past years, taking the job as head coach for Castilla this season. The issue with... Read the rest of the article »
One of this summer's signings for Real Madrid spoke about how easy it has been for him to adapt to living in Madrid, as well as hiis new role with Los Blancos
Real Madrid's Toni Kroos spoke about his status with Los Blancos in a press conference. The former Bayern Munich player seemed reluctant to being compared with Xabi Alonso, who took his place with Pep Guardiola's team:
"I don't like being compared to him. If you analyze our playing style, you will realize we are not that different, since we play the same position. It's just the comparison... Read the rest of the article »
The Portuguese ace's agent has all but ended the 20-time English Premier League champions's hopes of seeing the 29-year-old back in a Red Devils jersey
Cristiano Ronaldo's agent Jorge Mendes has all but ended Manchester United's hopes of seeing the Portuguese star return to the club by claiming the player will retire at Real Madrid.
It has been five years since the former Sporting ace left Old Trafford, but recent rumors have heavily been tipping the 29-year-old to exit Los Blancos and head back to the Red Devils.
The 20-time English... Read the rest of the article »
The French striker referred to the possibility of their historic rivals and Espanyol being banned to play La Liga matches if the Community of Catalunya emancipates from Spanish territory
Karim Benzema voiced his opinion on a possible ban that would prevent Catalunyan clubs Barcelona and Espanyol of participating in La Liga. The French striker seemed reluctant to the possibility, stating that Real Madrid need their all-time rivals to make themselves better:
"We need Barcelona in La Liga. We hope that whatever happens, they can stay playing there. You would only have Real... Read the rest of the article »