FC Barcelona News
Barcelona retained their unblemished record at the weekend with their sixth win in six matches, although they appeared close to coming unstuck after Sevilla went two goals up. Real Madrid won decisively agains Deportivo, but remain 8 points behind Barça. However, the first big showdown happens next weekend when Madrid travels to the Nou Camp. You can expect more than the normal fireworks with Madrid’s poor form at the start of the season, reportedly poor relations between the Spanish and Portuguese contingents inside the club, and the recent march in favour of Catalan independence bringing the two regions into direct confrontation politically. Read the rest of this entry »
The Spanish League is over for another year, with Real Madrid getting 100 points. While Barcelona trailed by nine points on 91, third place Valencia were 30 points behind. Levante, the minnows that took an early lead in the league finished in a very respectible 6th place, and a place in the Europa League.
The Spanish league table after Pep Guardiola’s last home match as manager of Barcelona. Read the rest of this entry »
While Barcelona convincingly beat Malaga last night, Real Madrid took the league title after beating Athletic Bilbao 3-1. However, not all is lost as Lionel Messi leads the goal tally in the league, two ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo who has scored 44 this season. Read the rest of this entry »
With the pressure of Barcelona scored an impressive 7-0 win against Rayo, depriving Real Madrid of the pleasure of taking the title this weekend. Read the rest of this entry »
Barcelona’s defeat at the hands of Madrid on Saturday night effectively ended any hope of overtaking their arch-rival in the Spanish League this season. Read the rest of this entry »
Barcelona remain four points behind Madrid after a 2-1 win against Levante, now in the number five spot in the league, while Madrid played Sporting Gijon, a rather easier game given that the team are in the relegation zone. This week Barcelona faces Chelsea in the first leg of the Chapions League semi-final and next Saturday is the clasico, which could put the Catalans within a pòint of the league leaders.
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Barcelona remain four points behind Real Madrid after their archrival beat Atletico Madrid in their match last night. Read the rest of this entry »
Barcelona closed the gap with Madrid to four points after they beat Zaragoza 4-1 and Valencia held Madrid to a goalless draw at the Bernabeu.