Barca

By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 1st, 2014
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Atletico Madrid have a slim advantage heading into the second leg of their Champions League quarter-final against Barcelona after holding on for a 1-1 draw at the Camp Nou on Tuesday. Diego Ribas, who came on as a first-half substitute for injured Diego Costa, fired the visitors in front with a wonde...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 24th, 2013
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Bayern Munich’s incredible season continued when they handed Barcelona one of their heaviest defeats for years, hammering the Catalans 4-0 in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final on Tuesday. By Brian Homewood. Thomas Mueller headed the recently-crowned Bundesliga champions ahead i...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Mar 30th, 2013
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The man is a genius. Without question the best of his generation. Arguably the greatest of all-time. And Lionel Messi can further enhance his legend on Saturday night as he bids to become the first man ever to score against every team in the league in a row. The Barcelona superstar made history earli...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Mar 12th, 2013
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Much has been said over the past three weeks – and with barely concealed glee – about the apparent demise of FC Barcelona. Of how an era has come to an end with back-to-back defeats at the hands of a Real Madrid side which is clearly on the ascendancy; and how Barcelona’s performanc...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Mar 3rd, 2013
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Real Madrid players, manager and support staff must be sporting an ear-to-ear grin after completing the demolition job of Barcelona in a comprehensive manner, that too, twice in successive weeks. Morata celebrates after providing an excellent assist for Benzema’s goal What Saturday’s game showed was ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Mar 2nd, 2013
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It’s strange to be talking about goalscoring problems for a team that’s scored 82 in only 25 league games so far this season, but the biggest issue facing Barcelona coach Jordi Roura is how to address the alarming lack of penetration shown by his team in recent matches. The Catalan club only had one ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Feb 23rd, 2013
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MILAN: AC Milan’s fightback from a disastrous start to their Serie A campaign faces another stiff test tomorrow when they are guests of city rivals Inter at the San Siro. Milan’s start to the season, only a few months after a runners-up finish to Juventus and just over a year after their ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Feb 20th, 2013
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Kevin-Prince Boateng and Sulley Muntari goals gave AC Milan a huge chance of progressing to the Champions League last eight after beating Barcelona. The Rossoneri defended in numbers and the two former Portsmouth players struck twice in the second half. Boateng turned and fired in following Riccardo ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Feb 20th, 2013
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Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and AC Milan’s Stephan El Shaarawy (Photo: AO) The referee blows his final whistle, AC Milan 2-0 Barcelona 93 Milan are heading for a famous win that would make Barca’s mission in the second leg difficult. 91 Milan substitute Traore receives a yellow card fo...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Jan 28th, 2013
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El Clasico 2013 – Despite Real Madrid being in good form results-wise and playing at home, it is FC Barcelona that comes out as the favorite partly because of the players Madrid will not be counting on. Iker Casillas and Pepe will be recovering from injury, while Sergio Ramos, Fabio Coentrao, a...