FC BARCELONA v ESPANYOL Camp Nou, Barcelona Sunday 7th Dec, 2014, 16:00 GMT *** Barcelona are eagerly awaiting their upcoming Catalan derby against Espanyol tonight. Despite being separated by a margin of 17 points, the historic rivalry between the two clubs makes the game considerably difficult and much more special than any other ordinary game. The rivalry became ferocious after the Blaugranas won their first League title in 1929. Continued success at both domestic and international level means the Camp Nou giants are currently miles ahead of their city rivals in terms of growth rate, worldwide fans, budget and quality in the squad. Barcelona have scored 12 goals without conceding once in the last five derbies, claiming three points in every single game. In fact Los Pericos have not managed to score at the Camp Nou since February 2009. But such stats count for little before the derby. Bacelona will be targeting a seventh successive win tonight. Enrique has witnessed his […]
VALENCIA v FC BARCELONA Mestalla Stadium, Valencia Sunday 30th Nov, 2014, 20:00 GMT *** As we approach the month of December, the race for the title in Spain still remains tight with the top four teams separated by six points. Barcelona have looked strong since the international break with three consecutive wins including an impressive 4-1 victory over Sevilla last weekend. They face another testing fixture tomorrow as they travel to the Mestalla to take on fourth place Valencia in Sunday’s late game. Lionel Messi finally broke Telmo Zarra’s record as the all-time La Liga top scorer with a hattrick last weekend and he got another one in midweek as well. He will be looking to continue his impressive goalscoring streak against a strong looking Valencia side. Los Che are playing a brand of football that their supporters became used to in the glory days. There is certainly a feeling that the club is returning to where it belongs and much […]
FC Barcelona will host Sevilla CF in matchday 12 of La Liga, looking to snap their negative streak and keep pace with Real Madrid at the top of the league.
FC Barcelona will travel to Almeria in matchday 11 of La Liga after two consecutive losses that saw Real Madrid take the lead in Spain. Can the blaugrana bounce back with Messi chasing yet another historic record?
FC Barcelona will hostly newly promoted Eibar in matchday 8 of La Liga, looking to keep their lead and their momentum ahead of El Clásico next week.
FC Barcelona travel to Vallecas in matchday 7 of La Liga, looking to maintain their lead in La Liga and record their 7th consecutive La Liga clean sheet - which would be an all-time record.
FC Barcelona will face their city rivals Espanyol in a must-win match to keep up the pace in the La Liga title race against Real Madrid and Atlético.
Barcelona welcome Granada this weekend with Tata Martino's side looking to consolidate their lead. TheHardTackle previews the upcoming match.
FC Barcelona will travel to the Reyno de Navarra to face Osasuna in matchday 9 of La Liga, trying to keep their perfect league record ahead of the Real Madrid clash next week.
FC Barcelona will travel to Almeria in matchday 7 of La Liga, looking to notch their second consecutive league win and record the club's best ever start in La Liga.