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#Barcelona

# fc-barcelona - Today’s News

Is MLS a more likely destination for Xavi as he denies imminent Al Sadd deal?

The veteran midfielder has claimed that he only visited Qatar for personal reasons.

# fc-barcelona - Yesterday’s News

‘Van Gaal is scum’, says former Ballon d’Or winner Stoichkov

The Bulgarian legend blames Manchester United’s current boss for his exit from Barcelona.

# fc-barcelona - Friday 27 March, 2015

Barcelona star Xavi reveals his incredible memory powers

The veteran Spain midfielder needs only the slightest hints to remember every detail about goals from long ago in his career.

# fc-barcelona - Thursday 26 March, 2015

Xavi is leaving Barcelona for a €10m/year deal in Qatar – reports

Spanish midfielder set to sign three-year deal to replace Raul in Qatar.

# fc-barcelona - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

Real Madrid have punished the fan who attacked Gareth Bale’s car

Jese Rodriguez was also abused as he left the complex, while Sergio Ramos confronted the fans as he departed.

# fc-barcelona - Monday 23 March, 2015

5 things we learned from Barca’s win over Madrid

The Blaugrana took a major step to reclaiming the La Liga title last night.

# fc-barcelona - Sunday 22 March, 2015

Suarez proves the match-winner as Barca secure vital El Clasico win over Real Madrid

Luis Enrique’s side move four points clear at the top of the table.

As it happened: Barcelona v Real Madrid, La Liga

We were at Camp Nou for what promised to be a mouth-watering El Clasico.

Is it premature to call Lionel Messi the greatest ever?

Ahead of tonight’s Clasico, we assess the footballer everyone’s talking about at the moment.

Derby day: 6 of the greatest El Clasico moments El Clasico This post contains videos

Derby day: 6 of the greatest El Clasico moments

Get the tapas ready and pour yourself another glass of Rioja. Tonight we’re all Spanish (or Catalan).

Do you agree with our best Barcelona and Real Madrid combined XI?

We pick the top current players from the two sides ahead of tonight’s Clasico.

# fc-barcelona - Friday 20 March, 2015

Ahead of this weekend’s Clasico, here are all 21 of Messi’s goals against Real Madrid

Ahead of this weekend’s El Clasico, we relive some of the great one’s great moments.

Real Madrid have been drawn with their bogey team in the Champions League quarters

Meanwhile, the draw for the Europa League quarter-finals has also been made.

# fc-barcelona - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Barcelona’s mosaic for this weekend’s El Clasico will be something special

98,000 cards will be handed out to fans as Barca welcome rivals Real Madrid to the Camp Nou.

Power ranking the teams most likely to win the Champions League

Find out where Real Madrid, PSG and Porto, among others, feature on our list

# fc-barcelona - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Messi provides masterclass but finds Hart at his best as Barca send Man City out

Ivan Rakitic scored to hand the Catalan giants a 1-0 win with Sergio Aguero missing a penalty for the visitors.

‘George Hamilton’ and ‘Sanchez’ are trending higher than ‘Messi’ and the reason is brilliant

Messi’s assist tonight was so perfect it turned Pep Guardiola into a Barca fan again

Ivan Rakitic put the home side in front but it was created by a bit of Messi magic.

Manuel Pellegrini: ‘I don’t think my job is in danger’

Manchester City have a mountain to climb against Barcelona in the Champions League later tonight.

As it happened: Barcelona v Man City, Champions League Minute-by-Minute This post contains a poll

As it happened: Barcelona v Man City, Champions League

Manuel Pellegrini’s men trailed the Catalan giants 2-1 going into this evening’s last-16 second leg.

5 Champions League miracles City can take inspiration from ahead of tonight’s clash

The Premier League side face Barca tonight, with few people expected them to progress.

# fc-barcelona - Thursday 12 March, 2015

One Barcelona star has no time for sheep at all and wants them to stop ‘making sh*t up’ BAA

One Barcelona star has no time for sheep at all and wants them to stop ‘making sh*t up’

Dani Alves didn’t like being linked with a move to PSG one bit.

# fc-barcelona - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

‘I do what makes me happy’ – Fabregas plays down casino visit with Messi

The Spaniard was pictured at an exclusive Mayfair venue along with the Argentina superstar and their partners.

# fc-barcelona - Sunday 8 March, 2015

Lionel Messi has now scored 342 goals in his last 340 Barca games

Rivals Real Madrid slipped up last night, as they were beaten 1-0 by Athletic Bilbao.

# fc-barcelona - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Neymar opened the scoring for Barca tonight – but it’s all about the assist by Messi Delicious This post contains videos

Neymar opened the scoring for Barca tonight – but it’s all about the assist by Messi

Barca beat Villarreal 6-2 on aggregate to book their place in the Copa del Rey final.

Gerard Pique hit with fine for hurling abuse and a parking ticket at policemen

The Barcelona star reportedly told them: ‘You’re jealous of me because I’m famous’.

# fc-barcelona - Saturday 28 February, 2015

‘Messi ate too many pizzas,’ says former Barcelona star

Carles Rexach says the Argentine put on too much weight last season and believes Luis Enrique is too strict with his players

Luis Enrique laments English ‘campaign’ over Suarez amid fresh biting allegations

“We have seen these kind of campaigns against players, president, supporters.”

# fc-barcelona - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Power ranking the last 16 teams in this season’s Champions League

Several of the ties remain evenly-poised going into next month’s second legs.

# fc-barcelona - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Lionel Messi tried and failed to ‘do a Robbie Keane’ against City last night

It was a mixed evening in general in the Champions League for the Barcelona superstar.

Neymar confronts Man City fan after verbal exchange

The Barcelona star was the subject of taunts from one Portuguese-speaking home supporter.

# fc-barcelona - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Luis Suarez scores twice on his return to England… but Messi proves he’s human Penalty Miss This post contains videos

Luis Suarez scores twice on his return to England… but Messi proves he’s human

Barcelona hold a 2-1 advantage over Man City after tonight’s Champions League last-16 first leg.

As it happened: Man City v Barcelona, Champions League

Man City took on Barcelona in the last 16 of Europe’s premier club competition.

5 talking points ahead of tonight’s Champions League action

Manuel Pellegrini’s side face a formidable Barca team, plus more games to look forward to.

The forgotten story of the Irishman who helped save Barcelona from extinction

Without Patrick O’Connell, the Catalan giants, as we know them today, may not have existed.

Tommy Martin column: It was once the people’s club but has Barcelona now lost its soul?

As Barca prepare to take on Man City, Tommy Martin asks whether the Catalan giants are still ‘more than a club’ off the field.

# fc-barcelona - Monday 23 February, 2015

Luis Enrique ‘not interested’ in Messi and Pique’s night at the casino

The Barca boss claims he has no desire to engage in “gossip” ahead of his side’s clash at Manchester City.

Barcelona fans chant ‘Ronaldo doesn’t drink water’

The supporters faced being fined for singing that the Real Madrid star is a drunk.

Barcelona not as tough as Stoke away – Kompany

The Belgian insists he and his fellow team-mates have faced more challenging assignments at the Britannia Stadium than taking on Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez.

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