1. AC Milan vs. Barcelona: Rating the Barcelona Players at the San Siro

    Barcelona found a series of seven consecutive wins snapped as they were held to a goalless draw in the first leg of their Champions League quarterfinal against AC Milan ...

    Anurag Bhatt Written by Anurag Bhatt about over 2 years ago 3,059 reads 3 comments

  2. FC Barcelona's 20 Finest Moments Under Pep Guardiola

    With uncertainty hanging over the future of Pep Guardiola's contract extension at the club, now seems to be a good time to sit back and take stock of just how perfect his era has been for the club...

    Anurag Bhatt Written by Anurag Bhatt about over 2 years ago 4,147 reads 8 comments

  3. Barcelona vs. Bayer Leverkusen: Rating the Barcelona Players

    One of the best performances of the season from Barcelona saw the Catalans destroy Bayer Leverkusen , 7-1, at the Camp Nou, and 10-2 on aggregate...

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  4. FC Barcelona: 5 Players Who Could Leave in the Summer and Why

    Barcelona have been a poor selling club over the past decade. Players like Rafael Marquez, Thierry Henry , Samuel Eto'o, Ronaldinho and Deco have all left the club for a variety of reasons...

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  5. FC Barcelona: 5 Reasons They Can't Perform on the Road

    A fun fact: Barcelona conceded their first goal at home in La Liga on Matchday 18. Before that, the Catalan defense had kept every opponent at bay in the Camp Nou. Despite this surreal statistic, Barcelona are 10 points behind Real Madrid ...

    Anurag Bhatt Written by Anurag Bhatt about over 2 years ago 9,004 reads 21 comments

  6. FC Barcelona: 10 Reasons They Can Still Catch Real Madrid in La Liga

    Josep Guardiola's squad find themselves in an unusual situation. For three seasons they have been pointing and laughing in the rear-view mirror at a Real Madrid team that just seemed incapable of beating them in La Liga...

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  7. FC Barcelona's 10 Most Controversial Players of All Time

    FC Barcelona is one of the greatest clubs in the world, and it has seen some of the best players in the history of football pass through its ranks...

    Anurag Bhatt Written by Anurag Bhatt about over 2 years ago 13,845 reads 20 comments

  8. Barcelona vs. Real Madrid: La Liga Giants Show Us How a 'Clasico' Is Played

    Breathtaking. Marvelous. Amazing. Edge-of-the-seat stuff. These adjectives are perfect descriptions of one of the best clashes between Barcelona and Real Madrid in recent history...

    Anurag Bhatt Written by Anurag Bhatt about over 2 years ago 5,588 reads 27 comments

  9. Barcelona vs. Real Madrid: 5 Key Battles That Will Decide 'El Clasico'

    Barcelona and Real Madrid will clash again on Wednesday for the ninth time in less than a year. This time the match will be hosted at the Camp Nou and will decide who goes through to the next round of the Copa del Rey...

    Anurag Bhatt Written by Anurag Bhatt about over 2 years ago 1,829 reads 1 comments

  10. Real Madrid vs. Barcelona: Pepe's 'Apology' is a Bare-Faced Lie

    After attempting to smash Lionel Messi 's hand to pulp in front of 80,000 live spectators and another few million watching on TV, Real Madrid 's Pepe followed up his despicable ...

    Anurag Bhatt Written by Anurag Bhatt about over 2 years ago 2,694 reads 46 comments

  11. FC Barcelona: 5 Unsung Heroes Who Are as Indispensable as Lionel Messi

    It is natural to shower praise on Lionel Messi, Xavi Hernandez and Andres Iniesta for Barcelona's incredible results under Pep Guardiola. Everyone knows that they are irreplaceable players with unique skill sets and outstanding qualities...

    Anurag Bhatt Written by Anurag Bhatt about over 2 years ago 4,820 reads 31 comments

  12. FC Barcelona: Predicting an All-La Masia Starting XI for 2015-16

    Considering the pure quality that comes through Barcelona's youth academy every year, it is not inconceivable that Barcelona's starting lineup could, in the very near future, be made entirely of La Masia graduates...

    Anurag Bhatt Written by Anurag Bhatt about over 2 years ago 9,761 reads 33 comments

  13. FC Barcelona: 5 Important Tactical Trends to Expect in 2012

    Barcelona manager Pep Guardiola is famous for not using the same lineup in two consecutive matches. He is also known for his willingness to experiment with new tactics, and using formations that are extremely difficult to decipher...

    Anurag Bhatt Written by Anurag Bhatt about over 2 years ago 9,294 reads 1 comments

  14. FC Barcelona: Alexis Sanchez Report Card for 2011

    Alexis Sanchez was Barcelona's first signing for the 2011 summer transfer window. On completing his transfer, Barcelona's manager Pep Guardiola remarked : ''He can play in all three ...

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  15. FC Barcelona Transfer Rumors: 5 Ridiculous Transfers That Will Not Happen

    With the dominant position that FC Barcelona occupies in world football , it is only natural that some of the best players in the world will be linked to them...

    Anurag Bhatt Written by Anurag Bhatt about over 2 years ago 11,258 reads 18 comments

  16. FC Barcelona: Cesc Fabregas Report Card for 2011

    Cesc Fabregas ' Barcelona move is full of positives for the club. On the pitch, he has had some cracking performances since putting on the Barcelona shirt...

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  17. Messi vs. Ronaldo: Who Was Better in 2011?

    Who is better? Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo ? This is a question that divides most football fans unlike any other. Each side is backed by vehement arguments, and neither camp typically refuses to give an inch in this debate...

    Anurag Bhatt Written by Anurag Bhatt about over 2 years ago 27,003 reads 145 comments

  18. FC Barcelona: 10 Reasons They Should Fight to Keep David Villa

    David Villa suffered a sportsperson's worst nightmare against Al-Sadd during the Club World Cup semifinal. He broke his tibia in an unfortunate incident which ruled him out for five months...

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  19. UEFA Champions League Draw: 5 Teams FC Barcelona Would Like to Avoid

    The UEFA Champions League draw for the Round of 16 of Europe's most prestigious club competition will take place this Friday. FC Barcelona have placed themselves in a strong position by winning their group...

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  20. Barcelona vs. Real Madrid: Revisiting the Controversies from 2011's Clasicos

    Things between Barcelona and Real Madrid have never been chummy. The two most dominant forces in Spanish football have always been at loggerheads. But relations between both clubs reached a flash point during the 2010-11 season...

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  21. AC Milan vs. FC Barcelona: 5 Key Duels to Watch Out For

    With both AC Milan and FC Barcelona having qualified from Group H, tomorrow's game at the San Siro is more about pride than anything else...

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  22. FC Barcelona: 5 Guardiola Masterstrokes That Keep Them Ticking

    Despite word on the streets to the contrary, Barcelona's recent footballing success does not revolve around passing the ball to Lionel Messi and hoping for some magic...

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  23. Josep Guardiola Unsure of Long-Term Barcelona Contract Yet Again

    Josep Guardiola re-affirmed his reluctance to sign a long-term deal at Barcelona in an interview published in Catalan daily Sport. Guardiola has always re-signed for no more than one season at a time during his tenure at Barcelona...

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  24. FC Barcelona: 5 Players Who Have Improved Dramatically Under Guardiola

    Josep Guardiola's man-management is legendary. Every Barcelona fan remembers the video he showed the players 10 minutes before the Champions League final of 2009...

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  25. FC Barcelona: 5 January Signings to Seal Up Guardiola's Defense

    With just six defenders to cover four defensive positions, Barcelona have looked increasingly vulnerable in the first few months of the 2011-12 season...

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