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Romario boasts he’s better than Messi, Maradona


March 18th, 2012 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 18 (IANS) Football legend and current Brazilian prliamentarian Romario has bragged that he is still the best football player ever.The scorer of more than 1,000 career ... Read more...

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Spanish media full of praise for Del Bosque’s heroes


July 8th, 2010 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, July 8 (DPA) The Spanish media was euphoric over coach Vicente del Bosque's team Thursday after they reached a first World Cup final, outplaying Germany 1-0. The impressive win was front-page ... Read more...

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Barcelona win in Seville delights Catalan media


May 9th, 2010 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 9 (DPA) The Catalan media could hardly contain their joy on Sunday after Barcelona's 3-2 win away against fourth-placed Sevilla all but assured them of another league title. The dramatic Saturday ... Read more...

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Catalan fans confident that Barca can retain European crown


February 25th, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Feb 25 (DPA) The fans of European champions Barcelona are fairly confident that their team can retain the continental crown. This is the conclusion to be drawn from an online opinion ... Read more...

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Barcelona to celebrate Guardiola’s decision in Valladolid


January 21st, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Jan 21 (DPA) Barcelona are aiming to celebrate, in Valladolid Saturday, the decision of coach Josep Guardiola to continue at the European and Spanish football champions. After months of speculation about ... Read more...

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Barca fans confident Ibrahimovic will do even better than Eto’o


July 28th, 2009 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, July 28 (DPA) Most fans of European champions Barcelona seem to be confident that new signing Zlatan Ibrahimovic can do even better at the Camp Nou than Samuel Eto'o, the man ... Read more...

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Iniesta doubtful for Confederations Cup after aggravating injury


May 30th, 2009 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 30 (DPA) Andres Iniesta is doubtful for the upcoming Confederations Cup football match after aggravating the muscle injury in his right thigh in Wednesday's Champions League defeat of Manchester United. According ... Read more...

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Spain hails Barcelona’s historic win in Madrid


May 3rd, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Duncan Shaw Madrid, May 3 (DPA) Barcelona's historic 6-2 win over Real Madrid has hugely impressed the Spanish media.Websites, television channels and radio stations competed with each other in their praise ... Read more...

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Barcelona defender Marquez out for rest of season


April 29th, 2009 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Barcelona, April 29 (DPA) Barcelona defender Rafa Marquez will almost certainly be out of action for the rest of the season, after breaking the cartilage in his left knee in Tuesday's ... Read more...

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Real Madrid fans unsure about snatching league from Barcelona


April 27th, 2009 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, April 27 (DPA) The fans of Spanish giants Real Madrid are unsure about their team getting ahead of leaders Barcelona in the race for the Liga title. Real are just four points ... Read more...

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Spain disappointed with Real, delighted with Villarreal


March 12th, 2009 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, March 12 (DPA) There was both disappointment and delight in the Spanish spring air, as a result of the contrasting Champions League performances of Real Madrid and Villarreal. Real were slaughtered 4-0 ... Read more...

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$330 million may make Messi world’s most expensive player


January 27th, 2009 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid/Barcelona, Jan 27 (DPA) Some 254 million euros, close to $330 million: that is what it would cost to get the talented football forward Lionel Messi away from Barcelona in accordance ... Read more...

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Barcelona keen to offload 14 players


May 11th, 2008 - 2:23 pm ICT by admin
DPA Madrid, May 11 (DPA) Troubled Spanish football giants Barcelona are keen to offload no less than 14 players this summer. According to Saturday's edition of Sport, club president Joan Laporta and incoming ... Read more...

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Long summer of sales, signings for troubled Barcelona


May 1st, 2008 - 6:39 pm ICT by admin
DPA Madrid, May 1 (DPA) The summer promises to be long and hot in Barcelona, with the Catalan giants working overtime to remodel their troubled squad. A consensus has emerged that Barca need ... Read more...

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