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La Liga: Barcelona income to break the billion euro barrier

A statement from the club on Thursday said they had made record turnover of 990 million euros last season and projected an increase to 1.047 billion euros for the 2019/20 campaign.

Sep 20, 2019, 00:07 AM IST

La Liga: Antoine Griezmann's brace helps Barcelona return to winning ways

After Barcelona were surprisingly beaten 1-0 by Athletic Bilbao in their opening match of the season last week, they rebounded in style on Sunday.

Aug 26, 2019, 13:20 PM IST

Barcelona injuries lay extra burden on Antoine Griezmann in home bow

The 1-0 loss was Barca`s first opening-day defeat in 11 years and their early-season jitters were further compounded when striker Luis Suarez and electric winger Ousmane Dembele were ruled out for at least a month with muscle problems.

Aug 23, 2019, 09:26 AM IST

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde criticises Antoine Griezmann after 1-0 defeat against Athletic Bilbao

The 28-year-old made his first La Liga appearance for Barca after he was signed by the club from Atletico Madrid. 

Aug 17, 2019, 15:34 PM IST

Barcelona beaten in Athletic Bilbao by a thunderous strike from Aduriz

The 38-year-old came off the bench late in the game and soon made Barca pay for squandering several chances by acrobatically lashing an unstoppable shot into the net in the 89th minute.

Aug 17, 2019, 15:23 PM IST

La Liga set for close-run race after Barcelona, Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid transfer blitz

Champions Barcelona have been practically in a league of their own in the last two seasons and are favourites to win a third consecutive title after making some smart moves in the summer to replenish their squad of serial winners.

Aug 15, 2019, 19:31 PM IST

Fearless teenager Joao Felix leads charge of refreshed Atletico Madrid

The departure of veteran defenders Diego Godin, Filipe Luis and Juanfran plus talisman Antoine Griezmann`s bitter transfer to champions Barcelona initially appeared to strip the team of their backbone, as did the sales of Lucas Hernandez and Rodri.

Aug 15, 2019, 15:56 PM IST

Barcelona defeat Napoli 4-0 in pre-season friendly

In the first half on Saturday, Barcelona had several clear scoring opportunities, especially one involving the club's new signing, French striker Antoine Griezmann

Aug 11, 2019, 17:46 PM IST

La Liga: Atletico Madrid threaten legal action as Barcelona announce Antoine Griezmann signing

France forward Griezmann, 28, rejected a move to Barcelona last year but announced in May that he was leaving Atletico, where he has spent the last five seasons since signing from Real Sociedad in 2014.

Jul 12, 2019, 23:49 PM IST

La Liga: Barcelona sign Antoine Griezmann for 120 million euros after lengthy pursuit

France forward Griezmann, 28, rejected a move to Barcelona last year but announced in May he was leaving the Madrid side, where he has spent the last five seasons since signing from Real Sociedad in 2014.

Jul 12, 2019, 20:35 PM IST

Antoine Griezmann says he is leaving Atletico Madrid at the end of the season

Griezmann, who joined Atletico from Real Sociedad for a reported 30 million euros in 2014, has been the team`s top scorer in each of the five seasons he has been at the club.

May 15, 2019, 23:28 PM IST

La Liga: Atletico Madrid put Barcelona celebrations on ice with win over Valencia

Alvaro Morata put Atletico ahead on a rain-swept evening in the ninth minute by knocking a cross in from close range on the volley but Valencia equalised in the 36th through former Atletico forward Kevin Gameiro.

Apr 25, 2019, 18:12 PM IST

La Liga: Much-changed Atletico Madrid sneak narrow win over Leganes

Atletico will now face Serie A champions Juventus on Tuesday, defending a 2-0 lead in the last-16 second leg.

Mar 10, 2019, 07:42 AM IST

La Liga: Real Madrid record 3-1 derby win to muscle into title race

The VAR system was referred to again when Jose Gimenez brought down Vinicius Jr. on the edge of the box, with referee Xavier Estrada Fernandez deciding the foul continued into the area.

Feb 10, 2019, 07:45 AM IST

La Liga: Atletico put pressure on leaders Barcelona with 2-0 win over Getafe

Atletico, chasing a first title since 2014, are second in the standings on 44 points, two behind Barca who visit Girona on Sunday.

Jan 27, 2019, 09:21 AM IST

La Liga: Atletico Madrid move into second with 3-0 win over Alaves

Croatian striker Kalinic opened the scoring in the 24th minute, bundling the ball home with his stomach from Santiago Arias`s cross for his first league goal since a close-season switch from AC Milan.

Dec 08, 2018, 21:39 PM IST

La Liga: Ousmane Dembele salvages Barcelona late draw against Atletico

Ousmane Dembele's late contribution stopped Barcelona from falling to a second consecutive La Liga defeat and kept them one point ahead of Atletico in the standings. 

Nov 25, 2018, 11:13 AM IST

France's road to FIFA World Cup 2018 final

France’s progression to Sunday’s World Cup final, where they face Croatia as they target a second title to add to their victory on home soil in 1998, has included arguably the tournament’s most boring and most exciting matches.

Jul 15, 2018, 10:20 AM IST

FIFA World Cup won't be possible without France's N’Golo Kante’s tireless work in midfield

It is easy to ignore diminutive N’Golo Kante amid all of France’s star-studded World Cup squad that includes $100 million-plus players such as Paul Pogba, Kylian Mbappe and Antoine Griezmann.

Jul 13, 2018, 17:35 PM IST

FIFA World Cup semifinals: France vs Belgium - See pics

Belgium began the first semi-final of FIFA World Cup 2018 with positive intent, dominating possession against France. The goalless scoreline in the first-half saw a dramatic twist in the 51st minute when Samuel Umtiti headed a crafty corner into the net to dash Belgium hopes and take France to their first final since 2006.

Jul 11, 2018, 20:01 PM IST