1. FC Barcelona: Lionel Messi's 10 Best Match Performances in His Career

    Since debuting for FC Barcelona in 2004, Lionel Messi has turned in his fair share of cracking performances. It’s no coincidence that the majority of Messi’s top performances have come on the biggest stage...

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  2. FC Barcelona: 10 Things We Learned About the Club in 2011

    You can learn a lot about a club by looking at their trophy cabinet at the end of the season. One trophy is an average turnout for a club with high aspirations. Two trophies are a result of a very successful campaign...

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  3. Top 20 Barcelona Goals of 2011

    FC Barcelona have enjoyed a historic 2011 campaign, with their recent triumph in the 2011 FIFA Club World Cup final over Santos serving as the icing on the cake...

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  4. Real Madrid vs. Barcelona: Rating the Barca Players in El Clasico

    Another El Clasico, another heated game between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid . Barca's 3-1 victory saw them overtake Madrid and claim the No. 1 spot in La Liga, albeit Los Blancos do have a game in hand...

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  5. UEFA Champions League: 10 Dream Matchups in the Champions League Knockout Round

    I've always said that the Champions League truly beings in the knockout stages. It's what sets apart the competition from domestic league football, hence it's global popularity...

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  6. FC Barcelona: Why Pep Guardiola is a Better Coach Than Sir Alex Ferguson

    Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson just celebrated his 25th year at the helm of one of the most storied football clubs in Europe...

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  7. Lionel Messi: The Top 20 of Leo's 200 Barcelona Goals

    Lionel Messi is arguably the best footballer of all-time, but there is far less argument that he is the greatest of his generation...

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  8. Barcelona: 15 Most Dangerous Forwards in Barca History

    FC Barcelona has had a number of dynamic forwards throughout their history. The Blaugrana are renowned for developing players with tremendous attacking prowess, but the Catalans have also had their fair share of international talismans...

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  9. Barcelona vs. Real Madrid: Why This Season's Clasicos Could Be Closer Than Ever

    Eight games into the 2011-12 La Liga campaign, Barcelona and Real Madrid are neck and neck in the standings. The Catalans have gathered 18 points from eight games, while their Madrid counterparts have taken 19 points in eight matches...

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  10. Barcelona: 15 Most Gifted Midfielders in Barca History

    FC Barcelona fans, get ready, because today, I have chosen the 15 most gifted midfielders in Barca history. Whether it be attacking or holding midfielders, Barcelona has had their fair share of both types of midfield players...

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  11. Barcelona: 10 Most Exciting Players in Blaugrana History

    FC Barcelona have arguably had the most exciting attacking players to watch in the history of European football...

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  12. Barcelona: 10 Meanest Defenders in Barca History

    What is the first thing that comes to mind when you think of FC Barcelona ? Surely, it's their plethora of midfield maestros. Next on the list would have to be the wise wingers, followed by the fantastic forwards...

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  13. The 10 Most Annoying Things About World Football

    Football, like any other sport, television show, or film, has its pros and cons. We watch the game for its pros, but must simultaneously quell with the annoying cons...

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  14. Selecting a 2011 UEFA Champions League Dream Team XI

    When I think of the UEFA Champions League I think of the best of the best. More specifically, the best players on the best clubs, which is no coincidence...

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  15. Manchester United: 10 Best Players in United History

    Manchester United Football Club was founded back in 1878 under the name Newton Heath LYR F.C. In 1902, the club's name was changed to Manchester United and the rest is history...

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  16. LA Galaxy vs. Colorado Rapids: 6 Players to Watch

    The Los Angeles Galaxy will take on the Colorado Rapids on September 9th at the Home Depot Center in Carson, California. The Galaxy sit atop the Western Conference at the moment, with 52 points in 27 games (14-10-3 record)...

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  17. Manchester City: Kolo Toure Set for Return Following 6-Month Drug Ban

    It's finally over. Kolo Toure is set to return to Manchester City following his doping ban, which may relegate England international Joleon Lescott to Roberto Mancini's bench...

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  18. Manchester United: Red Devils Trio Set for England's Starting XI?

    Manchester United 's star trio of Tom Cleverley, Phil Jones and Chris Smalling have named to the England squad by Fabio Capello ahead of the Euro 2012 qualifiers versus Bulgaria and Wales...

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  19. Joe Cole to Lille: Why Deadline-Day Transfer from Liverpool Can Save His Career

    Former England star Joe Cole is making the switch from the English Premier to Ligue 1. Cole is set to join French champions Lille OSC following his deadline day transfer...

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  20. Manchester United Player Rankings: Evaluating the Seven Strikers

    Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson is lucky enough to have seven quality forwards on his first team. Seven...

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  21. MLS: 10 Reasons the MLS Will Be Better Than Ever in 2012

    The MLS has gathered more and more attention from a global football audience in the past few seasons. There are many reasons for football fans across the globe to show more interest in American soccer...

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  22. Manchester United: 5 Reasons Paul Pogba Will Be a Star at Old Trafford

    Paul Pogba has had a well-traveled youth career thus far. He has played for Roissy-en-Brie, Torcy, Le Havre, and Manchester United . Many people have compared the 18-year-old midfielder to French legend Patrick Vieira...

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  23. Robbie Keane to LA Galaxy: 10 Reasons Why the Ex-Spurs Striker Will Rule the MLS

    It has been rumoured that former Spurs star Robbie Keane would be leaving White Hart Lane this summer, it was just a matter of where he would end up...

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  24. Manchester United: Why United Can Quell Without Nemanja Vidic and Rio Ferdinand

    Manchester United 's first win of the season vs. West Bromwich Albion was both a dream and a nightmare start to their 2011-12 Premier League campaign. The Premier League champions got off to an extremely slow start away from Old Trafford...

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  25. Arsenal vs. Liverpool: Preview, Live Coverage, Quick Hits, Analysis and More

    With both Arsenal and Liverpool coming off disappointing draws in their first fixtures of the 2011-12 English Premier League campaign, both teams will fancy winning this one at the Emirates...

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