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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…

The Genius of El Guaje

The Genius of El Guaje

The modest mining village of Tuilla was just like any other in Spain when it came it football: dozens of kids out on the streets every single day. They’d be chasing a ball, and a dream to play for La Roja, from dusk till the time their mothers would drag them home. David Villa Sánchez was…

Unexpected Pragmatism

Unexpected Pragmatism

You’d think the team that broke 11 records last season — including the one for most goals, most wins, and being the first team ever to reach 100 points in the league — would just peak there and not think of getting any better the following year. That’s simply not how Josep Guardiola operates. He’s…

Strangled Steadiness

Strangled Steadiness

To his credit, football history is littered with Marcelo Bielsa’s name. The current Leeds United manager has been a mentor to some of the greatest managerial minds — like Guardiola, Pochettino, and Simeone — and has been an advocate of many pioneering philosophies and unique things in the footballing world. However, no one could have…

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…

Dembélé : L’incompris

Dembélé : L’incompris

4ème transfert le plus cher de l’histoire , à à peine 21 ans l’attaquant du FC Barcelone cherche a dribbler les polémiques. Sans cesse critiqué sur ses comportements hors du terrain, il reste d’une efficacité chirurgicale sur le terrain. Décrié par les médias. Mérite-t-il cette réputation ? Né à Vernon en 1997, Ousmane Dembélé sera…

Sergio Busquets of Sinope

Sergio Busquets of Sinope

  The story goes, Alexander the Great once confronted a savage in a suburb and asked him if he needed anything. The wise man, laying in a warm spot under the sun said, “Stand a little out of my sun.” In a time when the king was feared and the troops were hell-bent on having…

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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