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Gaku Shibasaki Scores One Of The Goals Of 2017 Against Barcelona

Barcelona may have won 2-1 against Getafe today but the game will be remembered by many for a sensational goal scored by Getafe’s Gaku Shibasaki. The Japanese midfielder gave his side the lead just before half-time with an absolutely wonderful volley from Markel Bergara’s knock-down which nearly took the net off as it flew past Marc Andre Ter Stegen into the top …

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Watch: Atletico Madrid’s New Stadium Looks Incredible

Atletico Madrid have released footage of their new stadium, the Wanda Metropolitano as they prepare to face Malaga in the first game at their new ground on September 16.  Diego Simeone’s side have so far played their domestic games away from home this campaign – drawing 2-2 with Girona and defeating Las Palmas 5-1 in the early stages of La Liga. Atleti said goodbye to …

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Watch: Asensio’s Cunning Free-Kick Secures Point For Real Madrid

MADRID, SPAIN - AUGUST 27: Marco Asensio of Real Madrid celebrates after scoring a goal during the La Liga match between Real Madrid and Valencia at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on August 27, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by fotopress/Getty Images)

Marco Asensio again shone at the Bernabeu scoring a late free-kick as well as a superb individual goal to secure a point for Real Madrid as they came from behind to draw 2-2 with Valencia on Sunday.  Asensio had put Zinedine Zidane’s side 1-0 up after just ten minutes with an exquisite finish, dancing between defenders before finding the bottom …

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Done Deal: Barcelona Have Finally Signed Ousmane Dembele

BARCELONA GUANGZHOU, CHINA - JULY 18: #7 Ousmane Dembele of Dortmund in action during the 2017 International Champions Cup football match between AC Milan and Borussia Dortmund at University Town Sports Centre Stadium on July 18, 2017 in Guangzhou, China. (Photo by Zhong Zhi/Getty Images)

Barcelona have just announced that they have completed the signing of 20-year-old Ousmane Dembele from Borussia Dortmund. Having seen Neymar leave the Catalan club earlier this month, the higher-ups at the Camp Nou were determined to find a replacement before the end of the transfer window on August 31. Having been linked with Dembele for weeks now, they have finally gotten …

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Watch: Net Lucky To Survive Ronaldo Stunner In Win Over Fiorentina

MADRID, SPAIN - AUGUST 23: Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid CF celebrates after scoring his teamÕs 2nd goalduring the Santiago Bernabeu Trophy match between Real Madrid CF and ACF Fiorentina at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on August 23, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images)

Cristiano Ronaldo may be currently suspended from La Liga action – but that hasn’t stopped the Portuguese forward from flaunting his world-class talents. The Ballon d’Or winner is currently serving a five-game domestic suspension following an altercation with an official in Real Madrid’s Spanish Super Cup victory over Barcelona – and now he has shown fans just what they are …

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Video: Neymar Opens Up On Living In Messi’s Shadow At Barcelona

MIAMI, FL - JULY 29: Neymar #11 of Barcelona walks past Lionel Messi #10 of Barcelona during the International Champions Cup El Clásico match between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid at the Hard Rock Stadium on July 29, 2017 in Miami, FL. FC Barcelona won the match with a score of 3 to 2. FC Barcelona was the International Champions Cup winners. (Photo by Ira L. Black/Corbis via Getty Images)

While each individual attacker in recent years at Barcelona has been recognised for their unique ability, there is no doubt that Lionel Messi, has been, currently is and perhaps always will be the standard bearer for any striker who plays for the club.  And even a player as exceptionally talented as Neymar has had to move on in order to …

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PSG Obliterate Current World Record Fee For Barcelona’s Neymar

MIAMI GARDENS, FL - JULY 29: Neymar #11 of Barcelona reacts in the second half against Real Madrid during their International Champions Cup 2017 match at Hard Rock Stadium on July 29, 2017 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

After a summer of speculation, it has been confirmed that Neymar will leave Barcelona to join up with French giants Paris Saint-Germain.  It was confirmed on Wednesday evening by Sky Sports that the five-year deal is worth as much as £450 million, which encompasses £515,000-a-week in wages and a £198m buyout clause, which Barca have insisted must be paid in …

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