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Politically divided Spain united by El Clasico rivalry between Barcelona and Real Madrid

Politically divided Spain united by El Clasico rivalry between Barcelona and Real Madrid

Barca and Real will face off in Madrid on Saturday lunchtime just over 36 hours after polls will close in local elections in Catalonia, which were called over the crisis caused by the region's drive for independence.

Dec 20, 2017, 11:29 AM IST
Cries of 'freedom' as record-breaking Barcelona march on

Cries of 'freedom' as record-breaking Barcelona march on

Loud cries of "freedom" also rang around Europe's largest stadium sporadically throughout the 90 minutes.

Nov 05, 2017, 13:45 PM IST
Barcelona roll on calmly amidst Catalan chaos

Barcelona roll on calmly amidst Catalan chaos

Valencia remain Barca`s closest challengers after thrashing Sevilla 4-0 at Mestalla.

Oct 22, 2017, 08:59 AM IST
Barcelona play La Liga match behind closed doors

Barcelona play La Liga match behind closed doors

In the run-up to the referendum, La Liga boss Javier Tebas had warned Barcelona that the Catalan club would be expelled if the region seceded.

Oct 01, 2017, 20:19 PM IST
Barcelona on frontline of Catalan independence debate

Barcelona on frontline of Catalan independence debate

Catalonia's independance debate has put Barca's "more than a club" motto to the test.

Sep 29, 2017, 17:35 PM IST
Barcelona agree deal to sign Ousmane Dembele from Borussia Dortmund; becomes second-most expensive player in the world

Barcelona agree deal to sign Ousmane Dembele from Borussia Dortmund; becomes second-most expensive player in the world

He ergo, becomes the second most expensive player after Neymar's 222 million euros deal with Paris Saint-Germain. Not only so, he is now the costliest player in La Liga with his fee surpassing what Real Madrid had paid to rope in Gareth Bale in 2013.

Aug 25, 2017, 23:08 PM IST
WATCH: Neymar pens emotional Instagram tribute to Barcelona after signing PSG deal

WATCH: Neymar pens emotional Instagram tribute to Barcelona after signing PSG deal

Putting an end to month long speculation, Neymar signed a five-year long contract with French giants Paris Saint-Germain for a world-record fee of 222 mn euros (£200 mn). Moments later, the Brazilian forward took to social media to share an emotional video bidding goodbye to Barcelona and his teammates.

Aug 04, 2017, 08:56 AM IST
It's confirmed! Barcelona extend Lionel Messi contract until 2021

It's confirmed! Barcelona extend Lionel Messi contract until 2021

The 30-year-old Argentina international joined FC Barcelona in 2000 when he was just 13 years old in the youth training centre.

Jul 05, 2017, 23:54 PM IST
La Liga Season Finale Preview: Real Madrid on verge of long-awaited title

La Liga Season Finale Preview: Real Madrid on verge of long-awaited title

Barca need to beat Eibar at home to have any chance of a third straight title in outgoing coach Luis Enrique`s farewell to the Camp Nou.

May 20, 2017, 18:21 PM IST
La Liga: Lionel Messi's double edges Barcelona  to 4-2 win over Valencia at Camp Nou in thriller

La Liga: Lionel Messi's double edges Barcelona to 4-2 win over Valencia at Camp Nou in thriller

Messi had already had an effort cleared off the line, whilst Mats-Andre ter Stegen made a stunning save from Carlos Soler at the other end before an action packed final 15 minutes of the first-half saw four goals and a red card.

Mar 20, 2017, 10:25 AM IST
Champions League: Barcelona believe in PSG 'miracle' mission in round 16 clash

Champions League: Barcelona believe in PSG 'miracle' mission in round 16 clash

Despite the news that Luis Enrique will no longer be their coach next season, Barca showed no negative effects as Lionel Messi led a 5-0 destruction of Celta Vigo in arguably the club's best performance of the season.

Mar 07, 2017, 10:49 AM IST
Barcelona boss Luis Enrique confirms he will leave club at end of season

Barcelona boss Luis Enrique confirms he will leave club at end of season

Luis Enrique highlighted the pressures of the top at the Camp Nou as his reason to step down as his contract is due to expire at the end of the season.

Mar 02, 2017, 09:53 AM IST
Copa del Rey: Refreshed Barcelona seek to continue cup dominance in semi-final against  Atletico Madrid

Copa del Rey: Refreshed Barcelona seek to continue cup dominance in semi-final against Atletico Madrid

Suarez sat out match against Athletic Bilbao, whilst Messi took a rare break for the final 25 minutes and both are well-rested for the return.

Feb 06, 2017, 09:36 AM IST
Former Barcelona star Ronaldinho returns to club as ambassador on 10-year deal

Former Barcelona star Ronaldinho returns to club as ambassador on 10-year deal

Ronaldinho, 36, will also be part of a Barca legends team that will play exhibition matches across the world.

Feb 03, 2017, 09:28 AM IST
Copa del Rey: Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi shine as Barcelona beat Atletico Madrid 2-1 in first leg

Copa del Rey: Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi shine as Barcelona beat Atletico Madrid 2-1 in first leg

Suarez`s solo effort and a thunderous strike from Messi gave Barca a deserved commanding lead at half-time.

Feb 02, 2017, 09:43 AM IST
Brazilian legend Rivaldo agrees to join Barcelona 'Legends' project

Brazilian legend Rivaldo agrees to join Barcelona 'Legends' project

Rivaldo, a World Cup winner with Brazil in 2002, represented Barcelona from 1997 to 2002.

Jan 18, 2017, 12:27 PM IST
Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta keen to extend Camp Nou stay beyond 2018

Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta keen to extend Camp Nou stay beyond 2018

Barcelona recently reached a deal to extend the contract of Uruguay striker Luis Suarez to June 2021.

Dec 26, 2016, 16:06 PM IST
Luis Suarez signs new contract with Barcelona until June 2021

Luis Suarez signs new contract with Barcelona until June 2021

Suarez helped Barca win a treble of La Liga, Copa del Rey and Champions League in his first season at the Camp Nou and followed that up with a domestic double last season.

Dec 16, 2016, 09:32 AM IST
El Clasico: Barcelona vs Real Madrid — Preview, Likely XIs, TV listing, Live streaming, Date, Time, Venue

El Clasico: Barcelona vs Real Madrid — Preview, Likely XIs, TV listing, Live streaming, Date, Time, Venue

For Indian fans, there will be special live screenings at New Delhi's Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium and Mumbai's Khar Gymkhana, with Luis Garcia (New Delhi) and Frederic Kanoute (Mumbai) in attendance.

Dec 02, 2016, 20:46 PM IST
Barcelona president confident Lionel Messi will end career in Camp Nou

Barcelona president confident Lionel Messi will end career in Camp Nou

With the clock ticking and only 18 months left on Messi`s deal the club want to extend it, as they did with Neymar and as they are trying to do with Luis Suarez.

Nov 16, 2016, 23:30 PM IST