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Five Players To Watch In La Liga This Season

¡Vamos! The Spanish football season is back, and if Bilbao’s recent trouncing of Barca in the Super Cup was anything to go by, we could be in for quite a campaign. The heavyweights of Barca and Real often overshadow many other quality players in La Liga, so here are 5 potential superstars who you should also be keeping your eyes …

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VIDEO: Pedro Given Massive Ovation By Barca Team-Mates & Media At Farewell Press Conference

Pedro, of Barcelona

Chelsea summer signing Pedro began life brilliantly at his new club this weekend, scoring in the Blues’ 3-2 win over West Brom. Less than 24 hours after playing his first Premier League game though, Pedro returned to Barcelona and spoke to the media for his farewell press conference as his old team-mates watched on The assembled crowd took a moment to recognise …

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VIDEO: Ex-Liverpool Star Suarez Finishes Typically Magnificent Team Goal For Barcelona

It’s difficult to tire of Barcelona’s incredible team play, and although the La Liga giants make it look so simple at times, we’re often left astounded by some of the patterns of play the Catalans create.  This particular move against Athletic Bilbao is no different. Starting from the back, Andres Iniesta is then inevitably involved as he plays the ball along …

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Guillem Balague Has Some Bad News For Arsenal In Bid To Sign Real Madrid Striker

Guillem Balague, Sky Sports’ Spanish football expert, has just tweeted some bad news for Arsenal fans hoping of signing Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema. Despite Italian journalist Emanuele Giulianelli tweeting recently that Benzema is coming to Arsenal, Balague’s post today suggests the contrary, stating that ‘nobody at Real Madrid expects Benzema to leave.’ By the way, nobody at Real Madrid expects Benzema …

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Speculation Over: Ramos To Stay At Real Madrid Until 2020

Real Madrid have today confirmed that Sergio Ramos has signed on for another five years, finally ending speculation surrounding his future.  The Spaniard has sealed his future at the Spanish club after a summer which has been filled with rumours of a move to Manchester United, with David de Gea potentially going the other way. The 29-year-old will now surely end …

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VIDEO: Barcelona’s Messi Smashes Two Carbon Copy Frees Past Sevilla In UEFA Super Cup

Barcelona’s talisman Lionel Messi played a pivotal role in Barca’s 5-4 victory over Sevilla in the UEFA Super Cup last night, scoring two identical free-kicks.  In an incredible game, which the Catalan club should really have run away with having gone up 4-1 at one stage, Sevilla climbed what looked like an insurmountable mountain to level things at 4-4 before …

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VIDEO: Barcelona’s Messi Uncharacteristically Loses Cool In So-Called Friendly vs Roma

It’s not often we see Lionel Messi lose his cool in a match, despite being fouled consistently for the way he plays.  However, in a ‘friendly’ against Roma at the Camp Nou he reacted angrily towards France international defender Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa. As the two players squared up to each other, Messi’s temper boiled over as the Argentinian allegedly moved his head towards the …

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Liverpool To Table £14.9M Offer For Real Madrid Winger

Liverpool are ‘readying a £14.9 million bid’ for Real Madrid winger Denis Cheryshev as the Reds step up their efforts to replace now Manchester City player, Raheem Sterling.  Liverpool are far from short of wide talent with the likes of James Milner, Lazar Markovic, Jordan Ibe and Philippe Coutinho all being able to play out wide, however left midfield is a …

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VIDEO: Real Madrid’s James Rodriguez Nets Inch-Perfect Free-Kick vs Inter

Real Madrid’s James Rodriguez has just netted one of the goals of pre-season so far in a game against Inter Milan in China last night.  Real thumped their Italian counterparts 3-0, with goals from Raphael Varane and Jesé also helping to steamroll their opponents. It was, however, the Colombia international who stood out for his inch-perfect free-kick, which he curled …

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