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Champions League: Lionel Messi helps Barcelona sink Napoli to reach last-eight

Barcelona will now lock horns with Bayern Munich in the quarter-finals of the Champions League.

Aug 09, 2020, 09:13 AM IST

Italy's Giorgio Chiellini admires Uruguay's Luis Suarez for biting him at FIFA World Cup

Suarez, who escaped punishment during the game, was later banned for four months plus nine internationals -- but Chiellini said he bore no grudge towards him.

May 22, 2020, 09:46 AM IST

Luis Suarez undergoes knee surgery, ruled out for at least 4 months

Suarez has appeared in a total of 23 matches for Barcelona this season, smashing 14 goals--11 in the league and three in the Champions League. 

Jan 13, 2020, 12:02 PM IST

Luis Suarez's brace guides Barcelona to 2-1 comeback win over Inter Milan

The win put Barca second in Group F with four points from two games, the same as leaders Borussia Dortmund who won 2-0 at Slavia Prague.

Oct 03, 2019, 10:31 AM IST

Barcelona could have done more to bring Neymar back: Lionel Messi

Messi was also asked about his future at the Spanish club, to which he trashed recent revelations over a clause in his contract that will allow him to leave Barcelona at the end of the season.
 

Sep 12, 2019, 19:17 PM IST

Still missing Lionel Messi, Barcelona challenged to 'make things click' against Valencia

Messi has not played a minute of football this season due to a calf injury and without him Barca have made their worst start to a campaign since 2008, taking four points from three games.

Sep 12, 2019, 18:52 PM IST

Ernesto Valverde slams 'awful' Barcelona performance after draw at promoted Osasuna

The champions were without captain Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez, and Ousmane Dembele and fell behind to a thumping volley from Roberto Torres early in the game.

Sep 01, 2019, 16:11 PM IST

La Liga: Barcelona seek redemption against Real Betis

Barcelona will seek redemption after a disappointing first league match of the season at the San Mames stadium, where it was handed a last-minute 1-0 defeat, reports Efe news.
 

Aug 25, 2019, 09:31 AM IST

Antoine Griezmann fuels ultra-attacking Barcelona's bid for third straight title

The Catalans will not just be looking to extend their domestic hegemony, though, as they have spent a combined 250 million euros ($280 million) on a renewed bid to win the Champions League after last season`s harrowing semi-final exit to Liverpool.

Aug 12, 2019, 20:52 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

Uruguay striker Luis Suarez wins Gamper trophy for Barcelona in final seconds

Barca coach Ernesto Valverde made a number of substitutions and the team began to up the energy after the break.

Aug 05, 2019, 13:16 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

Messi torments Liverpool with 600th Barca goal in 3-0 win

The Argentine’s milestone goal was a moment of brilliance as he curled a dazzling free kick into the top corner from distance to add gloss to a scoreline that did not reflect the balance of play.

May 02, 2019, 07:33 AM IST

Gerard Pique praises Barcelona's defensive steel in narrow 2-0 win over Manchester United

An early own goal by Luke Shaw, who deflected in a header from Luis Suarez, decided a tight first leg and gave Barca their first victory at Old Trafford in five attempts in the European competition.

Apr 11, 2019, 17:31 PM IST

Luke Shaw own goal gives Barcelona advantage over tame Manchester United

Shaw deflected a Luis Suarez header into his own net after 12 minutes, handing the Catalans a vital away goal that will make them clear favourites in the return leg. 

Apr 11, 2019, 17:08 PM IST

Barcelona also insulted referee, says Diego Simeone after Costa red card

Costa was shown a straight red card in the 28th minute of the top-of-the-table clash for a verbal outburst at referee Jesus Gil Manzano, who said in his report that the striker had made a derogatory comment about his mother.

Apr 07, 2019, 17:39 PM IST

Real Betis fans bow to 'extraordinary' Lionel Messi after hat-trick at Barcelona

It was Messi's 51st career hat-trick, but he could not recall receiving such applause from a rival team's fans.

Mar 18, 2019, 11:37 AM IST

Luis Suarez double helps Barcelona triumph 3-0 against arch-rivals Real Madrid

A dominant yet wasteful Real ravaged their rivals in the first half while spurning a string of clear chances at the Santiago Bernabeu. 

Feb 28, 2019, 14:32 PM IST

Ernesto Valverde reluctant to rest out-of-form Luis Suarez

Barca lost 2-0 in their last visit to Sevilla, in the Copa del Rey in January, but turned the tie around with a thumping 6-1 win in the second leg.

Feb 23, 2019, 06:59 AM IST

La Liga: Returning Ousmane Dembele primed to inject urgency back into stumbling Barcelona

The French forward had put his disciplinary problems aside in the last two months, carving up opponents with his unpredictable dribbles and forming a profitable trident with Messi and Luis Suarez. 

Feb 15, 2019, 10:45 AM IST