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Sadio Mane

Easy Liverpool Win At Porto Sets Up Barcelona Semi-Final

Sadio Mane also scored a hat-trick for Liverpool at Porto in their last 16 meeting last season. Goals from Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah set Liverpool on their way to a thumping 6-1 aggregate win over Porto as they eased into the Champions League…

17th April 2019
Messi scores for Barcelona

Man Utd Knocked Out of Champions League By Messi-inspired Barca

Messi has 45 goals in just 42 appearances in all competitions for Barcelona this season Manchester United’s Champions League run ended in the quarter-finals as Lionel Messi inspired Barcelona to a crushing victory in the second leg at the Nou Camp. United, trailing 1-0…

16th April 2019
Luis Suarez celebrates

Shaw Own Goal Gives Barcelona Advantage Over Spirited Man Utd

Luis Suarez celebrates after his header is turned in by Luke Shaw Manchester United must produce another unlikely Champions League comeback to keep their hopes alive after Barcelona left Old Trafford with a slender advantage following the quarter-final first leg. Barcelona, with superstar Lionel…

11th April 2019
Lionel Messi

La Liga: Barcelona Battle Back For 4-4 Draw

Lionel Messi came off the bench to score his sixth La Liga free-kick of the season La Liga leaders Barcelona scored two late goals to draw 4-4 with Villarreal in a remarkable game. The champions led 2-0 through Philippe Coutinho and Malcom. But Villarreal…

2nd April 2019

‘I Miss Cristiano Ronaldo in Spain’ – Lionel Messi

The rivalry between Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in Spain ended after the Portuguese left Real Madrid for Juventus last summer in a staggering £100million deal.   Now, his fierce rival, Lionel Messi has admitted he wishes Ronaldo was still in La Liga. ‘I miss Cristiano,’ Messi told FM Club 947 in…

29th March 2019
Luis Suarez

Suarez Double Settles Copa del Rey El Clasico

Luis Suarez is Barcelona’s third top El Clasico scorer with 11 goals – behind Lionel Messi (26) and Cesar Rodríguez (14) Luis Suarez scored twice as Barcelona won at Real Madrid in a smash-and-grab El Clasico to reach a sixth consecutive Copa del Rey…

28th February 2019
Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi Scores 50th Hat-trick in Barcelona Win Over Sevilla

Lionel Messi has scored 650 goals in his career for Barcelona and Argentina Lionel Messi scored the 50th hat-trick of his career as Barcelona came from behind to beat Sevilla and go 10 points clear at the top of La Liga. In a masterclass…

24th February 2019
Lionel Messi

Barcelona Have 25 Shots But Goalless in Draw With Lyon

Wasteful Barcelona could not convert any of their 25 shots in a goalless Champions League last-16 first-leg draw against Lyon. Usually so proficient in front of goal, Barca’s Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Phillipe Coutinho were all denied by Lyon goalkeeper Anthony Lopes. Lyon…

20th February 2019

La Liga: Barcelona Held To A Goalless Draw At Athletic Bilbao

Barcelona were held to a goalless draw at Athletic Bilbao as they went six points clear at the top of La Liga. Lionel Messi had Barca’s best chance as his lob from outside the box hit the top of the crossbar. The hosts were…

10th February 2019

Arsenal Sign Barcelona Midfielder Denis Suarez On Loan

Arsenal have signed Barcelona midfielder Denis Suarez on loan until the end of the season. The La Liga champions have extended the 25-year-old’s contract until June 2021, although the Gunners have a purchase option in the summer. Spaniard Suarez has played 71 times for…

31st January 2019

Barcelona To Sign £65m Frenkie De Jong From Ajax

Barcelona have confirmed the £65m signing of Ajax midfielder Frenkie de Jong, with the deal to go through in the summer. The 21-year-old, who will cost the La Liga leaders an initial 75m euros plus another 11m euros (£9.5m) in variables, has agreed a…

23rd January 2019

Barcelona in Shock Cup Defeat To Levante

Holders Barcelona fell to a shock 2-1 defeat to Levante in the first leg of their Copa Del Rey last-16 tie. Erick Cabaco and Borja Mayoral scored in the opening 20 minutes to give the hosts a comfortable lead at half-time. Brazilian midfielder Philippe…

11th January 2019

Borussia Dortmund Sign Pace Alcacer for £22.7m From Barcelona

Borussia Dortmund have signed striker Paco Alcacer in a £22.7m deal from Barcelona after activating an option in his loan deal following his prolific start to the season. The Bundesliga leaders signed the Spain international, 25, on a season-long loan in August, with a…

24th November 2018