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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...

Fabregas confident of Barca recovery

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent & ESPN staff | April, 9 2014

Barcelona midfielder Cesc Fabregas believes the Spanish champions must "be brave" if they are to progress to the semifinals of the Champions League at the expense of domestic rivals Atletico Madrid. • Ledwith: Crunch time for Barca...

Simeone: Turan and Costa injury doubts

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 8 2014

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has claimed that both Diego Costa and Arda Turan are serious doubts for Wednesday’s Champions League quarterfinal second leg against Barcelona at the Estadio Vicente Calderon. • Corrigan: Atletico...

Iniesta ready for 'special' Barcelona landmark

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 8 2014

Andres Iniesta says it will be special to play his 500th game for Barcelona in Wednesday’s Champions League quarterfinal second leg at Atletico Madrid. • Tomas: Camp Nou set for renovation amid Barca ban Iniesta made his Barca d...

Xavi: Barca motivated vs. Atletico Video

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 7 2014

Xavi Hernandez says that scoring first is the key for Barcelona in Wednesday’s Champions League quarterfinal second leg at Atletico Madrid. •Ledwith: More invention needed from Barcelona • Corrigan: Atletico march on The t...

Barca confusion over Zubizarreta talk

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 7 2014

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu and sporting director Andoni Zubizarreta have given contrasting reactions to speculation that the latter offered his resignation after news of the transfer ban imposed on the club became public. • Led...

Martino: Only result mattered

PA Sport | April, 6 2014

Barcelona boss Gerardo Martino insisted he was interested only in the win, not the performance, as his side kept up their Primera Division title charge with an unconvincing 3-1 victory over Real Betis. • Ledwith: Relief for Barcelona • B...

Barcelona approve Camp Nou redevelopment Video

PA sport | April, 5 2014

Barcelona's members have voted overwhelmingly in favour of the 'Nou Espai Barca' project, which includes the redevelopment of the club's iconic Camp Nou stadium. • Ledwith: Barca unconvincing Over 72 percent of the 37,535 members -- aroun...

Barca reject Qatar naming rights claim

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 4 2014

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has denied that naming rights for a redeveloped Camp Nou have already been sold to the club’s commercial partners in Qatar. • Real Madrid deny Barca 'conspiracy' • Corrigan: What the trans...

Real deny Barcelona ban 'conspiracy'

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 4 2014

Real Madrid vice-president Pedro Lopez Jimenez has denied the Bernabeu club has had anything to do with the transfer ban imposed this week on Barcelona for breaking youth transfer regulations. • Corrigan: What the transfer ban means • ...

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