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Watch: Pique Sees Red For Attempting To Score With His Hand

BARCELONA, SPAIN - OCTOBER 18: Gerard Pique of Barcelona argues with referee William Collum after being shown a red card during the UEFA Champions League group D match between FC Barcelona and Olympiakos Piraeus at Camp Nou on October 18, 2017 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)

Barcelona have been reduced to ten men in their clash with Olympiacos after Gerard Pique attempted to score a goal with his hand. Barca were already in the ascendancy after a Dimitrios Nikolaou own-goal gifted the Camp Nou outfit the lead. However, holding onto their advantage will be tough now with their defensive leader absent. The clip below shows how the incident …

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Barcelona Vs Las Palmas Match Is Suspended Due To Catalan Referendum

BARCELONA, SPAIN - September 19: Barcelona's supporters show flags and banners pro-independence during the Spanish La Liga match between FC Barcelona and Eibar in the Camp Nou Stadium in Barcelona, Spain on September 19, 2017. (Photo by Albert Llop/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

Barcelona’s game today is off… The Catalan side have suspended their scheduled La Liga tie ‘in solidarity’ with today’s referendum. The region of Catalonia was set to vote on independence from Spain today, but the politically volatile situation has led to violence on the streets. The Spanish government view the vote as illegal, and police have therefore sought to suppress …

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Leaked E-Mails Show The Eye-Watering Wages Coutinho Would Have Received At Barcelona

LEICESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: Philippe Coutinho of Liverpool looks on during the Carabao Cup third round match between Leicester City and Liverpool at The King Power Stadium on September 19, 2017 in Leicester, England. (Photo by Matthew Ashton - AMA/Getty Images)

E-mails between Liverpool and Barcelona regarding the latter’s interest in signing Philippe Coutinho have been leaked – including details of how much they planned to pay the Brazilian in wages. Barca made three attempts to sign Coutinho in the summer, all of which were rebuffed by Liverpool. The Spanish side have since claimed that the Reds were prepared to do …

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Barcelona Dealt Cruel Blow With Long-Term Injury To Record Signing

Barcelona top the La Liga table after their win over Getafe yesterday, but it came at a very high price. The departure of Neymar to PSG in August saw the Catalan giants flail around the transfer market for a suitable replacement. A drawn-out saga involving Liverpool’s Phillipe Coutinho ended in failure, with Barca instead opting for Borussia Dortmund phenom Ousmane …

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