Javier Mascherano

Barcelona - Was the 6-1 victory over PSG really a fluke?

Barcelona – Was the 6-1 victory over PSG really a fluke?

It has been a week since Barcelona’s remarkable comeback in the Champions League Round of…

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Leo Messi retirement announcement from International Football – essentiallysports.com

Leo Messi retirement Argentina and Barcelona forward Lionel Messi has decided to retire with immediate…

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Barcelona sink Bilbao as Atletico crash out of Cup

BARCELONA (Reuters) – Holders Barcelona produced a second-half blitz to come from behind and beat…

Barca back on top after Messi stunner

By Iain Rogers MADRID (Reuters) – Barcelona leapfrogged Atletico Madrid to go top of La…

Barca back on top after Messi stunne

By Iain Rogers MADRID (Reuters) – Barcelona leapfrogged Atletico Madrid to go top of La…

Mascherano accepts one-year jail term in plea bargain – reports

BARCELONA (Reuters) – Barcelona defender Javier Mascherano accepted a one-year prison sentence for tax evasion…

Leaders Barca held in derby stalemate by Espanyol

By Tim Hanlon BARCELONA (Reuters) – Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez both hit the woodwork…

Lionel Messi and his teammates

Soccer – South America’s artists face its workmen

By Brian Homewood YOKOHAMA (Reuters) – South America’s top players will be playing against the…

Javier Mascherano

Barca’s Mascherano likely sidelined for Roma visit

BARCELONA (Reuters) – Holders Barcelona are highly unlikely to have centre back Javier Mascherano available…

Mascherano hit with a two-match ban

By Tim Hanlon REUTERS – Barcelona’s Javier Mascherano has received a two-match suspension following his…

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Barcelona joint top but still struggling at the back

BARCELONA (Reuters) – Barcelona coach Luis Enrique was unable to say when the Spanish and…

Neymar rises to the occasion in Messi’s abscence

By Tim Hanlon REUTERS – Barcelona forward Neymar again showed he is capable of providing…

Barca’s Rakitic hits double in BATE win

BORISOV, Belarus (Reuters) – Two goals from Ivan Rakitic gave Barcelona a comfortable 2-0 victory…

Barcelona vs Sevilla: Projected Lineups and Prediction

The Catalans travel to Estadio Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán this Saturday in a tricky encounter to…

We take a look at some former first-teamers now in the decline phase of their twilight years as a footballer.

10 Football Stars on the Decline

Footballers are condemned to relatively short careers, with the body’s inability to keep up with…

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Top 10 Central Defenders in World Football

The centre-back position in modern day football is considered as the heart of the defence…

Iniesta handed Barcelona armband

Barcelona’s players have elected the superb attacking midfielder, Andres Iniesta, as their new captain, following the departure…

Dejan Lovren must improve but he needs support

There are several creaks and leaks in Premier League’s top sides but when it comes…

Heartbreak For Holland As Argentina Go Through

Vamos Vamos Argentina! These were the words reverberating at the Corinthians Arena in Sao Paulo…