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Essien left his mark on Barca's Alba

February 1, 2013
By Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent
Jordi Alba said he still bore the marks of a foul by Michael Essien the day after Wednesday's Copa del Rey Clasico at Real Madrid, but more annoying was the feeling Barcelona had missed chances to win the game.

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