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Betting preview: Liverpool - Barcelona

Following last week’s 3-0 defeat at the Camp Nou, it is hard to see a way back for Liverpool in their Champions League semi-final against Barcel...


Lucas Digne’s sale gives Barcelona the chance to set down a marker for La Masia’s future

Ernesto Valverde may have won a domestic double during his first season in charge of Barcelona, but the Extremadura-born tactician has not been immujn...


El Clasico highlights Madrid’s left flank as Champions League final’s biggest question mark

Sergi Roberto galloped down the right-hand side without any obstacle in his way, stretching his legs as he strode into the final third. A well-directe...

Lionel Messi

Why Barcelona's early elimination from the Champions League is good news for Argentina

Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli badly needed a boost. He received a huge one on Tuesday, and Saturday was not bad either.


Roma face pivotal few weeks in Serie A and the Champions League - don't write them off against Barcelona

If the ball had fallen on Kevin Strootman’s left foot rather than his right and not bounced too high, maybe he would have scored instead of hitt...

Betting preview: Barcelona - Chelsea

Barcelona and Chelsea will go head-to-head for a place in the last eight of the Champions League at the Camp Nou on Wednesday.

Messi Lionel

Barcelona avoid risks, seek balance and rely on Lionel Messi to break his Chelsea hoodoo

  Records are there to be broken, and once again history was made with Lionel Messi’s name etched upon it. After eight games without findi...

Betting preview: Chelsea - Barcelona

Premier League champions Chelsea will welcome La Liga leaders Barcelona to Stamford Bridge on Tuesday night for the first leg of the pair's Champions ...


End-of-season burnout a concern for Messi and Argentina ahead of the World Cup

Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli came back from his recent trip to Europe, where he sat down and spoke with 28 of his players. The most important, of co...

Ross Barkley

Football’s secrecy culture is highly damaging

Earlier this week, a British newspaper ran an article lifting the veil on Philippe Coutinho’s recent move to Barcelona. Comprising a series of p...