1. Barcelona: Which Center-Back Pairing Is the Best Choice for Barcelona?

    Barcelona saw off hosts Real Betis Sunday by the score of 4-1 . The Catalans had to do so without Lionel Messi , who left the pitch early for the third time this season with a leg muscle problem...

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  2. Real Madrid 5-1 Real Sociedad: 6 Things We Learned

    Real Madrid saw off rivals Real Sociedad on Saturday by the score of 5-1. It was yet another statement game from Los Blancos, and the world is starting to take notice...

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  3. Gareth Bale Is Bringing out the Best in Cristiano Ronaldo

    Real Madrid traveled to Italy on Tuesday to face off with Juventus in Champions League group play. The match may have ended in a 2-2 draw, but the storyline was once again the phenomenal play of Cristiano Ronaldo ...

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  4. Tactical Battles That Will Shape Juventus' Clash with Real Madrid

    Real Madrid is set to travel to Italy to face off with Juventus on Tuesday in Champions League play. The first meeting at the Santiago Bernabeu ended in a 2-1 victory for the Spaniards, but the second clash could prove even more exciting...

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  5. Are Atletico Madrid More of a Threat to Barcelona Than Real Madrid?

    We are already 12 matches into the La Liga season and it is none other than Barcelona who is sitting at the top of the table. The Catalans currently hold a six-point lead over rival Real Madrid , but that might not be the team to worry about...

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  6. Neymar, Messi, Bale and Ronaldo Watch

    This week of football turned out to be very eventful for the stars of La Liga. Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo put countless goals past the opposition while Neymar and Lionel Messi played more of a supportive role at Barcelona...

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  7. Real Madrid: Showing Offensive Excellence, but Struggling to Defend

    Real Madrid was able to put three goals past Rayo Vallecano on Saturday night with Cristiano Ronaldo leading the way. The Portuguese winger has now scored five goals in the last two games with Real Madrid netting 10 in total...

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  8. Real Madrid 7-3 Sevilla: 6 Things We Learned

    Fans were treated to a thrilling contest at the Santiago Bernabeu on Wednesday night, as Real Madrid saw off Sevilla by the unbelievable score of 7-3. There were a lot of goals, but there was also a lot of drama...

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  9. Celta Vigo 0-3 Barcelona: 6 Things We Learned

    Barcelona kept their hot streak going in La Liga by seeing off Celta Vigo Tuesday by the score of 3-0. The stars were certainly on display, but Lionel Messi played a rare supporting role in the match...

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  10. How Barcelona Will Line Up Against Celta Vigo

    Well, El Clasico is over. After Barcelona’s 2-1 victory over Real Madrid on Saturday, the attention now turns to the upcoming match against Celta Vigo on Tuesday...

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  11. 3 New Key Battles to Watch in El Clasico

    El Clasico is quickly approaching and the world is starting to turn its gaze to Spain. Barcelona and Real Madrid will once again be locking horns and a lot could already be riding on the encounter...

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  12. Every La Liga Club's Most Valuable Player

    This has been a thrilling La Liga season thus far, and every team has had moments of joy and thrilling play. But there is always that one player that each club relies on more than anyone else...

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  13. Did Chiellini's Red Card Seal Champions League Fate of Real Madrid and Juventus?

    Real Madrid defeated Juventus 2-1 at the Santiago Bernabeu on Wednesday night to all but seal a first place finish in Champions League Group B. But that won’t be the story of the next few days...

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  14. Reasons Why Gareth Bale Deal Can Be a Huge Mistake for Real Madrid

    Money makes the world go round. However, even in the rich world of football one has to know how to wisely spend money to come out on top...

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  15. Osasuna 0-0 Barcelona: Is Barcelona Still Messi-Dependent in Front of Goal?

    Barcelona’ s 0-0 draw against Osasuna on Saturday night marked the first time the Catalans have been shut out in La Liga play since their 0-0 draw against Villarrea l in January of 2012...

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  16. La Liga: 8 Most Disappointing Players in La Liga So Far

    Though only a few months into the new season, La Liga has already given fans much to cheer about. Yet where there is joy and happiness, there is also suffering...

    Tre' Atkinson Written by Tre' Atkinson about 12 months ago 11,484 reads 45 comments

  17. Who Do Real Madrid Match Up Better Against, Barcelona or Atletico Madrid?

    La Liga may quickly be shedding the skin of being a two- horse race and becoming a new entity with Atletico Madrid now more than just relevant in Spain...

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  18. 6 Things We Learned from Spain's 2-0 Victory over Georgia

    Spain saw off Georgia by the score of 2-0 in the last match of World Cup qualifying to book their place in Brazil as winners of Group I. Though the match was somewhat a formality, it still gave plenty of excitement for fans...

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  19. Spain: 5 La Roja Players That Must Step Up Before the World Cup

    The World Cup in Brazil is quickly approaching and every nation is doing what they can to prepare. For Spain it will be a chance to defend their status as champions, but it won’t be easy...

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  20. Barcelona Scouting Report: Gerard Pique

    Gerard Pique has been one of the most important players for Barcelona under new manager Tata Martino. He has played nearly every minute of the season thus far and is growing in his ability to lead...

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  21. Barcelona Youth Team Prospects to Keep an Eye On

    The world is quite aware of the fame and talent of those coming through Barcelona’s fabled La Masia. Every year more stars find the spotlight and this season is no different...

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  22. What Barcelona's Carles Puyol Must Do to Return to His Best

    In May, Barcelona announced on their official website that captain Carles Puyol had successfully undergone knee surgery. He was expected to return after six weeks of recuperation, but he has only recently begun training...

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  23. FC Barcelona's 2nd Straight Dynasty Is in the Making

    In 2008, Pep Guardiola took over as manager of Barcelona. The former player made a few changes to the squad and introduced his version of the Tiki -taka system, and the rest is history...

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  24. The Barcelona Players Who Must Step Up with Lionel Messi out

    With Lionel Messi still sidelined for up to three weeks due to a hamstring injury Barcelona will need several players to step up their performances...

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  25. Marc Bartra Has Settled Barcelona's Centre-Back Problem

    Rescue has finally arrived for Barcelona. The Catalan club has had real issues defensively over the past year, and many were not happy when Barcelona exited the summer transfer window without purchasing a new centre-back...

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