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Barcelona v Valencia

Barcelona v Valencia

The game I am looking forward to the most this week is Barcelona against Valencia in the Nou Camp. If I was a betting man I would stick my neck out on this one and bet the draw.

Barcelona as in most games is going to be the favourites and at the odds you would get it is hardly worth the risk.

My reasons for thinking that the match is going to be a draw are two fold in that I know the team has strength in Depth but with Super Copa match midweek they will again be a little tired and beat up following another encounter with Real Madrid a team desperate to start scoring.

There is also talk that Italian Serie A side Juventus are in need of a striker after failing in their attempt to sign RVP. Continue reading Barcelona v Valencia

Falcao can score as many as Ronaldo and Messi

Falcao can score as many as Ronaldo and Messi

Athletico Madrid’s star striker Columbian Radamel Falcao says he can score as many goals as Ronaldo, and Messi this season challenging them for the title of top goalscorer in La Liga.

The 26-year-old scored 24 goals for Athletico in his first season with the club, and says he can improve on that this season.

“It’s up to me to improve on what I did last time around and that’s my aim,” Falcao was quoted as saying on the official Liga website. Continue reading Falcao can score as many as Ronaldo and Messi