Tag Archives: Barcelona

  • Top 10 Best Alexis Sanchez Goals (Videos)

    Top 10 Best Alexis Sanchez Goals (Videos)

    Alexis Sanchez cost a lot for Barcelona to acquire his services: exactly 27 million euros, excluding further add-ons and such. It was a gamble for the Catalonian club but it’s paid off with the winger – who can also operate as a general forward – proving his quality with an unprecedented level of speed and, more importantly, […]

  • Pepe Stomps On Lionel Messi’s Hand During El Clasico (Video)

    Pepe Stomps On Lionel Messi’s Hand During El Clasico (Video)

    Another chapter was added to the El Clasico rivalry between Barcelona and Real Madrid earlier today, as the two powerhouse clubs hooked up for the first leg of their Copa del Rey quarterfinal match-up.  And after squandering a 1-0 halftime lead, frustration began to grow amongst the Real Madrid players, as they had beaten Barca […]

  • Top 10 Best Messi Goals of 2011 (Videos)

    Top 10 Best Messi Goals of 2011 (Videos)

    Lionel Messi is arguably the best player of all time in football. Such is his quality that every time he plays the game, goals galore is usually the case.  While Barcelona does tend to be quite the high-scoring team, many of their goals come off the boot of Messi, and many of those goals have […]

  • Barcelona’s David Villa Breaks His Leg (Video)

    Barcelona’s David Villa Breaks His Leg (Video)

    Most soccer fans will probably tell you that they couldn’t care less about what happens at the FIFA Club World Cup, but that is about to change, as one of the world’s most dynamic strikers has suffered a broken leg during one of the tournament’s semi-final matches. While chasing down a ball in the opposition’s […]

  • Marco Fabian Scores A Barcelona-esque Goal Against Barcelona (Video)

    Marco Fabian Scores A Barcelona-esque Goal Against Barcelona (Video)

    Usually it is Barcelona F.C. earning 4-1 victories and providing fans with world class goals on the pitch.  However, last night they were on the receiving end of that type of beating, and those types of goals, as they were not only defeated by Chivas Guadalajara, but they were defeated in style. Earning the majority […]

  • Park Ranger Gives Barcelona The Boot From National Mall (Video)

    Park Ranger Gives Barcelona The Boot From National Mall (Video)

    This just goes to show you how little America cares about soccer. Labelled as one of the greatest soccer teams ever assembled, F.C. Barcelona expect to receive royal treatment at almost every country they visit, but not in the United States of America.  Instead, on American soil they are treated no differently than a group […]

  • Brazilian Fans Petition To Make Lionel Messi One Of Their Own

    Brazilian Fans Petition To Make Lionel Messi One Of Their Own

    There is no denying the fact that Lionel Messi is currently the greatest soccer player in the world.  Any individual from any country will agree with that assessment…except for an Argentinean. For as long as he has been representing his country on the international level, the people of Argentina have continued to argue that Messi’s […]

  • This Day In Sports History (May 27th) – FC Barcelona

    This Day In Sports History (May 27th) – FC Barcelona

    It was on this day in 2009 that FC Barcelona won their third UEFA Champions League title.  Barcelona defeated Manchester United 2-0 in a game played at the Stadio Olimpico in Rome, Italy.  Manchester United missed out on the opportunity to become the first team in 19 years to repeat as champions. Samuel Eto’o gave […]

  • El Clasico Was Pretty Classic Yesterday (Videos)

    El Clasico Was Pretty Classic Yesterday (Videos)

    Thing couldn’t have gone any worse for Real Madrid in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League semi-final match against Barcelona at Estadio Santiago Bernabéu yesterday.  Not only did they lose the game by a score of 2-0 – both goals coming off the foot of Lionel Messi – but they would also receive […]

  • Real Madrid Wins Copa del Rey, Run Over Trophy With A Bus (Video)

    Real Madrid Wins Copa del Rey, Run Over Trophy With A Bus (Video)

    It has been 18 years since Real Madrid last won the Copa del Rey, but on Wednesday they would recapture the Spanish trophy with a 1-0 extra-time victory over archrivals Barcelona.  Cristiano Ronaldo’s header in the 103rd minute placed the cup back in the hands of Real Madrid, but it didn’t stay there for long, […]

  • Lionel Messi Kicks Socccer Ball At Real Madrid Fans (Video)

    Lionel Messi Kicks Socccer Ball At Real Madrid Fans (Video)

    The rivalry between Spanish league giants Real Madrid and Barcelona is already one of the most intense in all of sports, but the bitterness between these two clubs has only increased over the past week.  First, it was announced that they would be facing off in the semi-final round of the UEFA Champions League after […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 3/8/11 — Lionel Messi

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 3/8/11 — Lionel Messi

    Barcelona entered the second leg of their Champions League match-up with Arsenal in need of a big performance at Camp Nou if they hoped to continue their run towards the title for best in Europe.  Having lost the first leg in England by a score of 2-1, the Catalan Giants were in need of three […]