Before the Catalan derby, Espanyol’s captain Sergio Garcia asked his team-mates to give everything in the game with Barcelona, hoping to get a good result against their great rivals from the city.
Garcia is preparing intensively for the duel this from weekend, when they will receive the visit of the current champions in the Primera Division. The 30-year-old footballer said Espanyol has to give 100% to make some trouble to Barcelona, warning that the Blaugrana have returned from their poor form an now are in top shape. At the same time expressed his regret for Victor Valdes’ injury. Read more
Barcelona defender said after El Clasico that the Catalans won 4-3 at the Santiago Bernabeu, that should not have awarded penalty at his intervention to Cristiano Ronaldo, and Barca will fight for the title until the last second.
It was a spectacular match at the Santiago Bernabeu last night, where they meet Real Madrid and Barcelona in an El Clasico who gave us football at the highest level. Read more
The Portuguese coach said in a recent interview with the Spanish press that would be very happy if it reaches a point in career to coach Barcelona or Real Madrid.
Andre Villas-Boas was one of Jose Mourinho’s assistants, the young coach having a lot to learn from ‘The Special One’. After getting schooled under the wing of the Portuguese tactician, who is now considered by many the best in the world, Villas-Boas took the job on his own and trained Academica and FC Porto.
Performances achieved with these two teams have created a resume that recommended him in the Premier League, his first English team being Chelsea. He didn’t manage too much with the group from the Stamford Bridge, and was sacked. Read more
Before tonight’s clash with the Premier League grouping, Gerardo Martino says Manchester City is one of the strongest teams in the world at the moment.
The two teams will meet tonight in the first round of the UEFA Champions League knockout phase, at the Etihad Stadium. It’s hard to predict a favorite in this duel, but Barcelona seems to have a slight advantage to the Sky Blues.
However, Argentinian the tactician of the Catalan group is aware of the offensive force of the team led by Manuel Pellegrini, which he admires. Read more
Brazilian Neymar came back with goal for Barcelona in the game won by the Catalans 6-0 against Rayo Vallecano in the 24th round of the Primera Division.
Barcelona has warmed up for the Champions League clash with Manchester City, which will take place on Tuesday, February 18. The Catalans scored by Adriano, Alexis Sanchez, Pedro and Lionel Messi twice, but Neymar has also put his name on the scorers shet, scoring for 6-0 in the 89th minute of the match. Read more