16 hrs ago
Silly to speak of - Barca crisis' but cracks beginning to show
A decade ago, Newcastle were defeated 1-0 by Partizan Belgrade to end their hopes of reaching the Champions League.
20 hrs ago
Barca need a point and convincing display at home to Celtic in CHampions League
FC Barcelona coach Tata Martino knows his side still have some homework to do when they entertain Glasgow Celtic in the Camp Nou Stadium.
Barcelona's 5 Greatest Weaknesses and How to Solve Them
Tata Martino has lost only two out of his 22 games as manager so it is slightly unfair to be too critical of him, yet we can't escape the feeling that there is something missing from his Blaugrana side.
Victorville Daily Press
Athletes of the Week: Jose Nuno and Jannon Otto
Name: Jose Nuno Sport: Prep Boys Soccer School: Oak Hills Grade: Senior This week's accomplishment: Nuno scored four goals and had four assists in four matches to help the Bulldogs win their own tournament.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
International Business Times
Arsenal and United Suffer Blow As La Liga Giants Fight For Midfielder Target - Report
In the same way, David Moyes wants him as he is desperately looking for a midfielder after United failed to signed Cesc Fabregas and Ander Herrera last summer.
Ronaldo, Messi, Ribery up for Ballon d'Or
FIFA announced the shortlist Monday after voting rules changes made Ronaldo the favorite after helping Portugal qualify for the World Cup last month.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
The Miami Herald
5 things to know about the Champions League
Half of the last 16 places in the knockout stage of the Champions League are still up for grabs and will be decided this week after the final group games.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Barca back to winning ways in Copa Del Ray
Barcelona came from behind for an easy 4-1 victory over Cartagena in the Copa del Rey on Friday night to end a two-game losing streak.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Barcelona overwhelms Cartagena for easy cup win
Carlos de Lerma struck after just six minutes to put the hosts ahead against the Spanish champions, who left Neymar on the bench.
Breaking Down Netherlands' World Cup 2014 Group Stage Opponents
If Netherlands boss Louis van Gaal was hoping for an easy ride in next summer's group stage, then Friday's draw was a slap in the face for the former Ajax and Bayern Munich coach.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Quiz of the week's news
It's the Magazine's 7 days, 7 questions quiz - an opportunity to prove to yourself and others that you are a news oracle.
People's Daily Online
'Crisis' club Barca prepares to start Cup campaign
The first games in the last 32 of the Spanish Copa del Rey kick off on Friday night with FC Barcelona' s trip to play Cartagena the highlight of the evening.
The Winnipeg Free Press
Barcelona will miss Iniesta & Xavi for Copa del Rey opener at Cartagena
Midfielders Andres Iniesta and Xavi Hernandez have added their names to Barcelona's list of key injured players, ruling them out of Friday's Copa del Rey opener at third-tier Cartagena.
The News Tribune
5 things to know about the Copa del Rey
The minnow clubs meet heavyweights as the Spanish league's topflight teams enter the domestic cup's round of 32. Atletico Madrid, which snapped a 14-year winless run against city rival Real Madrid to lift the trophy in May, opens against third-tier Sant Andreu.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
8 Barcelona Youngsters on the Verge of Stardom
Barcelona 's La Masia academy has a world-renowned reputation, and with good reason.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
La Liga: Barca unbeaten run ends in defeat at Bilbao
Barca were again without the injured Lionel Messi, who is not expected back until mid-January, and turned in one of their worst performances of the campaign against a fired-up Bilbao at the Basque club's new San Mames stadium.A miserable week for the Spanish champions, which included Tuesday's 2-1 Champions League loss at Ajax Amsterdam, went from ... (more)
Brazil World Cup will be toughest ever: Del Bosque - Indiatalkies.com
Madrid, Dec 1: Spain's football coach Vicente del Bosque has warned his players that next summer they will have a tough time defending the crown they won in South Africa as the 2014 Brazil World Cup will be the "most difficult World Cup ever."
Fri Nov 29, 2013
South China Morning Post
Barca must recover intensity to conquer Athletic Bilbao: Xavi
Barcelona midfielder Xavi Hernandez says teammates have to raise the intensity of their game from start to finish.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
The News Tribune
5 things to know about the Spanish league
Real Madrid is on a roll, unbeaten in six games, heading into the home date against Valladolid, while Atletico Madrid is at Elche.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Ajax vs. Barcelona: 6 Things We Learned
From Rinus Michels and Johan Cruyff right through to Frank De Boer, there has always been a connection between these two outstanding football clubs.