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Ancelotti: Clasico key to rest of season

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 14 2014

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti says that victory in Wednesday’s Copa del Rey final against Barcelona would give his side’s bid for La Liga and Champions League glory a mental boost. • Train: Madrid roll Almeria, ready for...

Puyol: We are with Martino to the death

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 14 2014

Carles Puyol has defended Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino, insisting the players must bear equal responsibility for a dismal week in which the club exited the Champions League and slipped to third in La Liga. • Tomas: Barca on brink of chaos ...

Zubizarreta: Messi happy at Barcelona

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 14 2014

Barcelona sporting director Andoni Zubizarreta has denied that Lionel Messi is unhappy at the Camp Nou, despite the Blaugrana talisman having cut a sorry figure of late as his side suffered consecutive setbacks in the Champions League and La Liga. ...

Martino: Title not in our own hands

ESPN staff | April, 13 2014

Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino admits that his side face an uphill struggle to retain the La Liga title after slipping to a 1-0 defeat at Granada on Saturday. - Ledwith: Barcelona struggle Martino, 51, is under increasing pressure after going ...

Martino: Granada win can ease UCL pain

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 11 2014

Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino says a win in Saturday's La Liga game at Granada will allow his side to erase some of the lingering pain from crashing out of the Champions League quarterfinals. • Ledwith: Atleti expose flaws • Tomas: B...

Madrid media hail 'grandioso' Atletico

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 10 2014

The Madrid media revelled in the glory of a famous win on the morning after Atletico Madrid had beaten La Liga rivals Barcelona 1-0 to progress 2-1 on aggregate to the Champions League last four. • Hunter: Atleti exultant as Barca compr...

Stats show Messi's lack of influence

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 10 2014

Lionel Messi, so often a match-winner for Barcelona in the past, was a peripheral figure as his side crashed out of the Champions League to Atletico Madrid on Wednesday at the Estadio Vicente Calderon. • Ledwith: Barca flaws exposed &bul...

Martino: Atletico stopped Barca's plan Video

ESPN staff | April, 9 2014

Gerardo Martino said Barcelona found it difficult to execute their style of play near Atletico Madrid's goal in their Champions League defeat on Wednesday. • Hunter: Atletico exultant• Tomas: Barca crash out• Delaney: Three thing...

Zubizarreta brushes off Barca exit talk

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 9 2014

Andoni Zubizarreta has insisted his future as Barcelona sporting director is not in question, adding that his planning for next season is continuing as normal despite FIFA imposing a transfer ban on the club. • Ledwith: Crunch time for Barce...

Martino hoping Messi is at his best Video

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 8 2014

Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino says he expects Lionel Messi to have a key role in deciding Wednesday's Champions League quarterfinal second leg at the Estadio Vicente Calderon. • Ledwith: Crunch time Last week's first leg at the Camp N...

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