Archives for April 2012

Messi catches CR7 in the fight for the golden boot

Barca superstar Lionel Messi and Real Madrid front man Cristiano Ronaldo both scored in their victories over Rayo Vallecano (7-0) and Sevilla (3-0) respectively and now both have 43 goals to their name this season. Thus the fight continues for the top scorer and the coveted European Golden Boot with three games remaining in the […]

Guardiola: I’m tired of Barcelona

Pep Guardiola has shocked his team, management and the world by saying he is leaving his beloved Barca. Second in command Tito Vilanova will take over the hot seat that pep leaves. Pep confirmed the news that his club or the fans didn’t want to hear in front of a press conference filled with some […]

Real lose out to Bayern on penalties

Well we now know who’ll face Chelsea on May 19th at the Allianz Arena stadium in Munich and it’s not Real Madrid ;-). The merengues beat Bayern 2-1 last night at the Bernabéu but after extra time it went to the dreaded penalty shoot out. Goals came from Cristiano Ronaldo, one was a penalty and […]

Nightmare at the Nou Camp

It was a sad exit for Barca last night at the Nou Camp after drawing 2-2 with a pugnacious Chelsea team. Chelsea now go through to the Champions league final next month in Munich where they’ll meet either Bayern or Real Madrid who play their second leg tonight at the Bernabéu. You cannot take anything […]

Barcelona 1 Real Madrid 2: Match Report

Barcelona were quite the better side last night at the Nou Camp but sadly they were outwitted by Real Madrid. Barca lost 1-2 on their own turf and were left wondering what happened. Barca now has to turn their attention and focus on this week’s Champions League semi final second leg match with Londoners Chelsea. […]

Guardiola: The league is in Madrid’s hands

Barca coach Pep Guardiola believes that “the League is in the hands of Real Madrid. Our intention is to win to make the league last a little longer. If Madrid win or tie the match tomorrow, then the the league is theirs. We can only win and if we don’t, then we will try again.” […]

Barca has it all to do at the Nou Camp

FC Barcelona has it all to do next week when they take on Chelsea at home in the second leg of the Champions League semi final. Without a doubt Frank Lampard’s words will be ringing in the ears of some who chose to doubt him when he said that Chelsea were “up for the fight” […]

Barca suffer to beat Levante and remain four points adrift

A great Leo Messi scored two goals against a quality Levante side last night to keep Barca’s hopes alive in La Liga a week before the two greats clash at the Nou Camp in “el clasico”. The Catalan giants were not at all comfortable throughout much of the game against a Levante side who were […]