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Match Review: Barcelona vs Eibar

Match Review: Barcelona vs Eibar

Barça played their first home game of 2019 as they welcomed Eibar to Camp Nou. Following a disappointing midweek loss against Levante in the cup, Barça was looking for a win that would take their unbeaten streak to six in a row. Barça has been successful against Eibar in recent times as they have notched…

Match Review: Barcelona vs Getafe

Match Review: Barcelona vs Getafe

Barça travelled to Madrid to face the high-flying Getafe at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez. The styles between the 2 teams have been contrasting this season with Getafe keen on defending and keeping it tight, while Barça continue to keep the ball and attack. Barça have had an average possession of 62.8% behind Betis while Getafe…

Match Review: Barcelona vs Celta Vigo

Match Review: Barcelona vs Celta Vigo

Barça hosted Celta Vigo on Match Day 17 before the 2 week Spanish football break. Barça have struggled against Celta Vigo off late with 3 draws in their last 5 competitive fixtures. Meanwhile, Celta Vigo has struggled this season, currently languishing in 9th place with a shaky defence. Though they have scored 28 goals this season,…

Math Review: Barcelona vs Tottenham

Math Review: Barcelona vs Tottenham

Barcelona continued their unbeaten run in Champions League home games, which now stretches to 29 matching Bayern Munich’s record. The match ended 1-1 with goals from Dembélé and Lucas Moura. Meanwhile, the draw helped Tottenham progress to the Round of 16. Formation and Lineups It was widely expected that Ernesto Valverde would rotate his squad…

Match Review: Barcelona vs Espanyol

Match Review: Barcelona vs Espanyol

Match Day 15 witnessed the Catalan derby with Espanyol hosting Barcelona at the RCDE stadium. Though it’s considered to be one of the toughest fixtures on the calendar for Barça, they had a good away record with 5 draws and 6 wins; the last defeat coming in the 2006/07 season. Barça would have been buoyed…

Match Review: Barcelona vs Villarreal

Match Review: Barcelona vs Villarreal

Barcelona hosted Villareal on Match Day 14 at Camp Nou. Barcelona’s form in la liga has been scratchy off late with a draw against Atletico and a loss against Betis in their last 2 matches. Meanwhile Villareal has been languishing in 17th place in la liga, though their confidence would have been boosted with a win…

Match Review- Barcelona vs PSV Eindhoven

Match Review- Barcelona vs PSV Eindhoven

Barcelona travelled to Eindhoven to seal the top spot in the group. Having gone without a win in the last 4 matches across La Liga and the Champions league, they were desperate to get back to their winning ways. Meanwhile PSV though out of the champions league, have been dominating the Eredivise; winning all of…

The Barça way

The Barça way

The question “Which is the greatest football club in the world” would throw up different answers based on the club you support and a host of other factors. The history of the club, the number of domestic and continental titles that they have won, their identity and playing style, the number of supporters it has,…

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