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Pellegrini dismisses Messi link

Richard Jolly | April, 18 2014

MANCHESTER -- Manuel Pellegrini has again shrugged off reports that Manchester City are preparing a 250 million Euro bid for Barcelona’s Lionel Messi. • Curtis: Pellegrini must face the music • Jolly: City's title chall...

Bilbao wary of Barca backlash

ESPN staff, Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 18 2014

Athletic Bilbao coach Ernesto Valverde has claimed Barcelona’s poor form will not represent an advantage ahead of his side’s visit to the Camp Nou on Sunday. • Ledwith: Days of misery • Neymar out for a month ...

Neymar to be sidelined for four weeks

ESPN staff | April, 17 2014

Barcelona announced on Thursday that Neymar will be out for four weeks after a bruise led to swelling on the fourth metatarsal of his left foot. • Hunter: Bale vs. Neymar • Ledwith: Eight days of misery The club also announced that J...

Barca urged to bring back Pep

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 17 2014

Johan Cruyff thinks the best way to turn Barcelona’s slide around is for Pep Guardiola to return as coach. • Hunter: Bale vs. Neymar • Delaney: Three Things • Tomas: A blessing in disguise A ...

Bartra blames his fitness for Bale goal

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 17 2014

Barcelona defender Marc Bartra says that fitness issues meant he was unable to keep up as Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale sprinted away to score the decisive goal in Wednesday’s Copa del Rey final at the Mestalla. • Tomas: Copa lo...

Martino still feels job is safe after loss Video

ESPN staff | April, 16 2014

Gerardo Martino insisted his chances at retaining his job as Barcelona manager have not been affected by Wednesday's 2-1 defeat to Barcelona in the Copa del Rey. • Hunter: Bale vs. Neymar• Delaney: Three Things• Tomas: A blessing...

Ancelotti: Real Madrid 'deserved' winners Video

ESPN staff | April, 16 2014

Carlo Ancelotti said Real Madrid "deserved" to win the trophy after guiding his side past Barcelona 2-1 in the Copa del Rey final on Wednesday. • Hunter: Bale vs. Neymar• Delaney: Three Things• Rigg: Hail Bale With C...

Iniesta not worried for Messi

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 16 2014

Andres Iniesta says he has no worries about the form of teammate Lionel Messi ahead of Wednesday evening’s Copa del Rey final against Real Madrid in Valencia. • 50-50 Challenge: Real Madrid vs. Barcelona • Hunter: Clasico fi...

Pinto ignores critics, revels in 'energy'

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 16 2014

Barcelona reserve goalkeeper Jose Manuel Pinto says he pays no attention to criticism and focuses solely on channeling the positive “energy” he feels inside the Blaugrana dressing room. • Iniesta not concerned by Messi form &bul...

Ronaldo ruled out of Copa del Rey final

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 15 2014

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has confirmed that Cristiano Ronaldo will miss Wednesday's Copa del Rey final against Barcelona in Valencia due to his current knee and thigh issues. • 50-50 Challenge: Copa del Rey • Ancelotti: Cla...

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