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El Clasico: Real Madrid not good enough for Barca

Ok, so it wasn’t exactly the best match or the best performance by either team. Honestly, I was disappointed, I expected fireworks, which we’ve all become accustomed to seeing in el Clasico nights. But the Blaugrana boys got the job done. I knew they would win. I was actually shocked to hear that Barcelona went …

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El Clasico!

Yes its that time again! Clasico time! The internet Gods came through for me and I’m all up and running just in time for it! Woohoo! Now, if you not sure about why this game is such a big deal, you may want to check this out before reading further: The Barcelona-Real Madrid Rivalry explained Interestingly, these …

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Blaugrana Blitz: FC Barcelona 5(6)-0 Levante, a “Fab” performance

Pep decided to start against Levante with Valdés, Mascherano, Puyol, Abidal, Xavi, Cesc, Busquets, Iniesta, Cuenca, Alexis and Messi. Missing from the line-up was birthday David Villa, who still managed a few smiles for the camera. Cesc Fabregas’ new haircut proved lucky for him as he netted a brace with goals also coming from Cuenca, …

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Liverpool’s Injury Woes

So Lucas Leiva will be out for the rest of the season. He tweeted this, and my heart broke 🙁 So utterly disappointed for us, but even more so for him, he’s been having a great run of form recently, so sad that this had happened. To make matters worse, there is still no word …

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Blaugrana Blitz: Barca boys shine at Professional Football League (LFP) Awards

FC Barcelona did well at the  Spanish Professional Football League 2010-11 where they won in almost every category. Players and managers of the league all voted and the awards were decided as follows: Pep Guardiola was awarded the best manager of the La Liga (Premier Division). Lionel Messi bagged two awards, the best striker and …

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Blaugrana Blitz: An early Christmas present for Barcelona fans, the new Barca book!

Looking for a great Christmas present? Another Barcelona book will hit stores on Thursday (01/12/2011). Remember, Barca:The Best Year of Our Life was released exactly 2 years ago.  Now, this book titled “Barca: In the Heart of the Legend”  follows the FC Barcelona journey through the 2010-2011 season, including the most intense and emotional moments …

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Blaugrana Blitz: Barca boys go shopping in Milan

You will never guess what my mad google-searching skills have found me? Pictures of the Barca guys out shopping while in Milan for their Champions League tie with AC Milan! I don’t know how I missed this for over a week, but either way, here it is. Looks like Xavi & Co took to the …

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Blaugrana Blitz: Back with a Vengeance! FC Barcelona 4-0 Rayo Vallecano

What a way to silence the critics. After the shock defeat to Getafe, the press have been all over the Catalan giants. I did not understand the hoopla, after all its one game, and as Barcelona legend Cryuff said “leagues aren’t won in December.” None-the-less, Pep rallied his troops and came back with a 4-0 …

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Walk On! Chelsea 0-2 Liverpool – The Reds through to the Semi’s!

King Kenny remains unbeaten against Chelsea. A mere 10 days after Liverpool overcame the Blues in the Premier League, The Reds put a nail in the coffin and dispelled any cynics who thought the first win was a fluke. Craig Bellamy, who has had an emotional rollercoaster of a few days after losing his good …

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Liverpool FC 1-1 Manchester City: Review & Pictures

Liverpool drew with Manchester City 1-1. I am bitterly disappointed. I thought Liverpool were all over City and should have capitalize when they were one man down. Craig Bellamy was left out of the Liverpool side after manager Kenny Daglish granted him permission to go home after his friend and mentor Gary Speed passed away. …

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