The Miami Herald
Barcelona loses Puyol to injury for Bilbao game
Barcelona's injury woes continue to mount as Carles Puyol has been ruled out of the match against Athletic Bilbao on Sunday.
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Barcelona-Athletic Bilbao Preview: Neymar and Alba out as blundering Blaugrana look to bounce back
The Catalans are still reeling after being knocked out of the Champions League, seeing their Primera Division hopes suffer a massive blow and then losing the Copa del Rey final Barcelona will be desperate to put a nightmare week behind them when they face Athletic Bilbao at Camp Nou in La Liga on Sunday.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Gauld convinced his love of the game will never grow old
WHEN you are 18, professing love you believe is destined to last a lifetime can be a rather precarious old game.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Atletico look to edge towards title...
Atletico Madrid can take another step towards their first league title in 18 years when they host Elche at the Vicente Calderon on Friday.
Jordi Alba Injury: Updates on Barcelona Star's Hamstring and Return
Things continue to get worse for Barcelona, especially from an injury perspective.
Barcelona faces end of winning era
Barcelona's stinging 2-1 loss to Real Madrid in the Copa del Rey final on Wednesday completed an eight-day span that can be described as a debacle for the Catalan club.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Real Madrid vs. Barcelona: Score, Grades and Post-Match Reaction
A goal fit to decide any cup final decided the Copa del Rey on Wednesday, as Gareth Bale broke Barcelona's hearts, allowing Real Madrid to lift the trophy with a 2-1 win.
Key Questions for Barcelona and Real Ahead of Copa Del Rey Final
Real Madrid and Barcelona, two titanic rivals steeped in history and tradition, will do battle on Wednesday for the honour of claiming the 2014 Copa del Rey trophy.
Football - Barcelona desperate to dispel despondency with - El Clasico' win
Barcelona and Real Madrid fans have been arriving in Spain's third biggest city, Valencia, for tonight's Copa del Rey final.
Liga - Stoichkov: Barca transfer policy an atrocity
Former Barcelona forward Hristo Stoichkov has criticised the transfer policy of La Blaugrana and Sandro Rosell's decision to resign as President.
Ronaldo ruled out of final
Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo will miss Wednesday's Copa del Rey final agianst Barcelona due to a hamstring injury, coach Carlo Ancelotti has confirmed.
The Indian Express
Cup minus king: Cristiano Ronaldo out of - Clasico'
Barca's captain Carles Puyol, who has been injured for a majority of the season, has been included in the squad to face Madrid in the King's Cup final in Valencia.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Steven Gerrard and 20 Inspirational Captains in European Football
For some clubs or perhaps even entire leagues, a captain can be an on-pitch extension of the manager in the dugout, the man to remember and pass on tactical instruction at key moments in the match or advise his team-mates on what to do next.
Buenos Aires Herald
Barca Captain Puyol defends Martino
While Argentine coach Gerardo Martino is being blamed by the media and fans for Barcelona's apparent decline, team captain Carles Puyol defended him yesterday.
Barcelona faces Ronaldo-less Madrid in Copa final
Barcelona's Lionel Messi from Argentina gestures during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Granada and FC Barcelona at Los Carmenes stadium in Granada, Spain, Saturday, April 12, 2014.
the Continental Breakfast: 'Holy hand' Iker Casillas set for...
Three is the magic number: Spain's AS report that Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti is relying on hope, motivation and concentration from his side in order to beat Barcelona in the Copa Del Rey final Every day Sportsmail takes a look at the European papers to see what are the biggest stories creating talking points on the continent.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Football: Injuries mar Barca, Madrid cup final preparations
Barcelona and Real Madrid face off for the first major title of the Spanish season in the Copa del Rey final at the Mestalla in Valencia on Wednesday.
Barcelona do not need 'a revolution' says Carles Puyol,...
The current Barcelona squad have a great deal left to give and there is no need for a sweeping overhaul in the close season, captain Carles Puyol said on Monday.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Barcelona stumbles 1-0 at Granada after CL exit
Barcelona's stumble ensured the same Atletico Madrid that ousted it from Europe's top-tier competition will maintain its league lead as it stayed one point clear before visiting Getafe on Sunday.
Buenos Aires Herald
Martino defends Messi
Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino has defended Lionel Messi following sharp criticism of the four-times World Player of the Year's limp performance in Wednesday's Champions League defeat at Atltico Madrid.