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Messi, Xavi and Puyol sign new long-term deals at Barcelona

It will be all smiles and happy holidays for everyone at Barcelona as Lionel Messi, Xavi and Carles Puyol all sign new contract extensions with the club.
It will be all smiles and happy holidays for everyone at Barcelona as Lionel Messi, Xavi and Carles Puyol all sign new contract extensions with the club.

Barcelona star Lionel Messi has signed a new contract that will keep him at the La Liga giants until 2018, with Xavi and Carles Puyol also reaching agreements to extend their current contracts. Continue reading Messi, Xavi and Puyol sign new long-term deals at Barcelona

Betis still battling with the best after Celta victory

Jorge Molina scored the only goal of the game late on to seal all three points for Real Betis against Celta Vigo
Jorge Molina scored the only goal of the game late on to seal all three points for Real Betis against Celta Vigo

Real Betis are still on course for a top-four finish in La liga after they scored a late goal to claim all three points in a 1-0 win away to Celta Vigo on Monday night. Continue reading Betis still battling with the best after Celta victory

Jose Mourinho: Winning the league is impossible

It's over: Jose Mourinho believes that Real Madrid will now be unable to catch rivals Barcelona after they fell 13 points behind at the weekend.
It’s over: Jose Mourinho believes that Real Madrid will now be unable to catch rivals Barcelona after they fell 13 points behind the league leaders at the weekend.

Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho claims that his team now cannot win La Liga after falling 13 points behind league leaders Barcelona after they were held to a 2-2 draw at the Santiago Bernabeu by joint-bottom side Espanyol. Continue reading Jose Mourinho: Winning the league is impossible

Jorge Messi: Lionel will stay at Barcelona forever

Jorge Messi, Lionel's father, believes his son will end his career playing for Barcelona in La Liga.
Jorge Messi, Lionel’s father, believes his son will end his career playing for Barcelona in La Liga.

The father of Lionel Messi believes that his son will finish his career at Barcelona and it would take something drastic for the player to ever want to move to another club. Continue reading Jorge Messi: Lionel will stay at Barcelona forever

Champions League: Valencia beat Lille but finish second in Group F after Bayern crush Borisov

Ball control: Valencia beat Lille 1-0 in their final Champions League Group F match, but qualify as runner-up as Bayern Munich beat BATE Borisov.
Ball under control: Valencia beat Lille 1-0 in their final Champions League Group F match, but qualify as runner-up as Bayern Munich beat BATE Borisov.

Valencia were forced to settle for second place in Group F despite their 1-0 victory away to Lille in Wednesday night’s Champions League group stage finale. Continue reading Champions League: Valencia beat Lille but finish second in Group F after Bayern crush Borisov

Real thumping as Madrid’s young guns impress Mourinho in Ajax win

Real Madrid's young contingent played their part, but it was Ronaldo and other familiar names who made the score-sheet in the 4-1 victory over Ajax in the final game in Group D.
Real Madrid’s young contingent played their part, but it was Ronaldo and other familiar names who made the score-sheet in the 4-1 victory over Ajax in the final game in Group D.

Real Madrid eased to victory in their final Champions League group match on Tuesday, beating Ajax 4-1 at the Santiago Bernabeu, and manager Jose Mourinho was impressed by what he saw from some of the young academy players who he fielded in the game. Continue reading Real thumping as Madrid’s young guns impress Mourinho in Ajax win