1. Tito Vilanova: Why Comparing and Blaming Is Not the Solution for Barca

    FC Barcelona ends the 2012/13 season searching for answers to questions arising in the post-Pep Guardiola era, with the majority of them related to its spectacular loss to Bayern Munich in the UEFA Champions League semifinals...

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  2. FC Barcelona vs. Bayern Munich: How Barca Can Rebound in the UCL

    The shocks from FC Barcelona ’s loss to Bayern Munich in the first leg UEFA Champions League semi-finals remain. It has been the subject of discussion with talk about the causes, rebuilding, transfers and the end of an era...

    Roberto Alvarez-Galloso Written by Roberto Alvarez-Galloso about over 1 year ago 7,594 reads 57 comments

  3. Malaga CF: UEFA Champions League Dreams Come to an End

    Malaga CF was eliminated from the UEFA Champions League ( UCL ) by Borussia Dortmund. The elimination was due to two last-minute goals by Marco Reus and Felipe Santana for the Germans...

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  4. FC Barcelona: Key Areas Tito Vilanova Must Address This Season

    FC Barcelona recently played against Celta Vigo and Paris Saint-Germain (PSG ). The first match was during the current La Liga season. The second match was during the first leg of the UEFA Champions League (UCL) quarter-finals...

    Roberto Alvarez-Galloso Written by Roberto Alvarez-Galloso about over 1 year ago 5,107 reads 24 comments

  5. Real Zaragoza vs. Real Madrid: 5 Things We Learned

    Real Zaragoza and Real Madrid faced each other in the Estadio La Romareda with high hopes. Real Zaragoza hoped to avoid relegation in La Liga. Real Madrid wanted to advance in the 2012-13 La Liga BBVA table ...

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  6. Celta Vigo vs. FC Barcelona: Rating the Teams and Predicting the Match

    Celta Vigo and FC Barcelona will face each other at Estadio Balaidos located in Vigo, Galicia. The match places first-placed Barca against a team threatened with relegation. The last time the two teams met was last November at Camp Nou...

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  7. Comparing Lionel Messi with the Best Barcelona Players of All Time

    Lionel Messi and FC Barcelona are currently in the news around the world. There are comparisons between Messi and athletes such as Diego Maradona ...

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  8. FC Barcelona: Predicting the Next 5 Players to Make Team Debuts

    The current season for FC Barcelona is drawing to a close. There are players like Lionel Messi , who have a few more years remaining in their career...

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  9. Real Madrid: 20 Reasons They Deserve to Be the La Liga BBVA Team of the Week

    Real Madrid were selected to be the latest La Liga BBVA Team of the Week. The reasons range from its recent victory in the UEFA Champions League to its history...

    Roberto Alvarez-Galloso Written by Roberto Alvarez-Galloso about almost 2 years ago 4,926 reads 28 comments

  10. FC Barcelona: 3 Main Reasons Alexis Sanchez Should Leave This Summer

    When Alexis Sanchez signed with FC Barcelona during the 2011 Transfer Window, there were high expectations from the Chilean forward. The high expectations came with the transfer fee of €37...

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  11. FC Barcelona: A Brief Comparison with Manchester United

    FC Barcelona is one of the greatest European Football teams in the world, and it competes against stars of European Football such as Manchester United ...

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  12. Xavi Hernandez or Andres Iniesta: Who's More Important for FC Barcelona?

    While Lionel Messi is the most mentioned of the FC Barcelona squad, there are others in the squad who contribute. They may not receive the same amount of publicity as Messi...

    Roberto Alvarez-Galloso Written by Roberto Alvarez-Galloso about almost 2 years ago 5,437 reads 27 comments

  13. Levante Union Deportiva S.A.D: Why It Is the La Liga BBVA Team of the Week

    The next team to receive the honor of B/R La Liga BBVA Team of the Week is Levante as it continues its historical participation in the 2012/13 UEFA Europa League ...

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  14. Lyon vs. Tottenham Hotspur: How to Deal with Racism in Football

    The ugly head of racism rears its head once again in the world of football, this time prior to the upcoming UEFA Europa League match between Lyon and the Tottenham Hotspur ...

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  15. FC Barcelona: Top 20 Reasons They Are the La Liga Team of the Week

    FC Barcelona is the latest team to be included as the La Liga BBVA Team of the Week . The honor arrives for La Blaugrana as they prepare to face AC Milan at the first leg of the Group of 16 UEFA Champions League...

    Roberto Alvarez-Galloso Written by Roberto Alvarez-Galloso about almost 2 years ago 5,288 reads 12 comments

  16. Granada CF: Why It Is the La Liga BBVA Team of the Week

    Granada CF is the latest team to receive the B/R La Liga BBVA Team of the Week classification. The club received the award secondary to its recent victory over Real Madrid ...

    Roberto Alvarez-Galloso Written by Roberto Alvarez-Galloso about almost 2 years ago 648 reads 2 comments

  17. FC Barcelona: 10 Candidates to Be La Blaugrana's Next Star

    FC Barcelona currently remains in first place in La Liga with greats such as Lionel Messi, Gerard Pique and Andres Iniesta. While they and others may be around for some time, a new generation is gradually replacing these players...

    Roberto Alvarez-Galloso Written by Roberto Alvarez-Galloso about almost 2 years ago 5,724 reads 16 comments

  18. FC Barcelona: Is It in Better Shape in 2013 Than in 2012?

    The first month of 2013 ended with comparisons for FC Barcelona within one year. Is FC Barcelona in better shape in 2013 than in 2012? The purpose of this article is to compare the achievements of Barca within these years to arrive at a conclusion...

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  19. Chris Samba Signing with QPR: The Winners and Losers

    Chris Samba has just signed with the Queens Park Rangers ( QPR ) from Anzhi Makhachkala . According to a report from ESPN , Harry Redknapp , QPR manager praised QPR Chairman Tony Fernandes for his participation in the transfer...

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  20. Getafe C.F. S.A.D: The La Liga BBVA Club of the Week

    Disclaimer The information obtained in English was published in ESPN, UEFA, the Guardian , and FOX Sports. The attempt to obtain the club history was unsuccessful. The club´s webpage is written exclusively in Spanish...

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  21. FC Barcelona: How It Can Win Champions League Round of 16

    FC Barcelona and AC Milan will face each other in the Round of 16 UEFA Champions League next month. What are the possibilities of a victory for La Blaugrana ? An invitation was sent to the following B/R writers Tre’ Atkinson and Rob Train...

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  22. R.C.D. Mallorca: The La Liga BBVA Team of the Week

    R.C.D Mallorca is the current La Liga BBVA club of the week for Bleacher Report. The club recently lost to Espanyol and will be facing Malaga at the end of January...

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  23. Lionel Messi: 13 Things He Must Do to Go Down as the Greatest Player Ever

    Lionel Messi and FC Barcelona are currently on the football radar. They took football to the limit in 2012 and are poised to do so again in 2013. Messi will be in the history books of football and La Blaugrana for his numerous achievements...

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  24. Pep Guardiola: Why FC Bayern Munich Will Not Remain the Same

    BBC Sports reported the appointment of Pep Guardiola as Bayern Munich manager. The deal between Guardiola and the Bundesliga club is until 2016. Guardiola will take over this summer from a retiring Jupp Heynckes ...

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  25. Real Zaragoza S.A.D.: The La Liga BBVA Team of the Week

    Real Zaragoza S.A.D are the next team to be selected for the La Liga BBVA Team of the Week. It is a sense of justice for a club that recenty lost to Atletico Madrid ...

    Roberto Alvarez-Galloso Written by Roberto Alvarez-Galloso about almost 2 years ago 688 reads 1 comments