Archives for April 2015

Mathieu saves Barcelona while Ronaldo nets five

Jeremy Mathieu flung himself through the air to reach Xavi’s free kick at the back post, heading home from close range, finally breaching Celta Vigo’s stern defence. This barely-deserved triumph helped the Catalans stay four points ahead of Real Madrid at the top of La Liga, after Ancelotti’s side’s 9-1 demolition of Granada.

Barcelona striker Leo Messi provides injury update

FC Barcelona striker Leo Messi has provided an update on his Facebook page regarding his foot injury. However, the question that everyone is asking though is why risk a player of his calibre in a run-of-the-mill match against Celta Vigo where he’s not really needed?

Barça keeper Claudio Bravo says Leo is fit to play

FC Barcelona keeper Claudio Bravo feels teammate Leo Messi will be fit to play this coming weekend against Celta Vigo in La Liga.“Messi looked fine to me”, the Chilean was quoted as saying by Marca. “He had a long trip home and he jogged with the rest of the players, who also had long trips back.