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Tito Vilanova steps down as Barcelona manager after health relapse

Reports in Spain say that Tito Vilanova has had to leave his role as head coach of Barcelona after falling ill.
Reports in Spain say that Tito Vilanova has had to leave his role as head coach of Barcelona after falling ill.

According to reports coming out of Spain, Tito Vilanova has suffered a recurrence of his cancerous tumor and has therefore had to step down as the manager of Barcelona. Continue reading Tito Vilanova steps down as Barcelona manager after health relapse

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

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

Bad night for Barca as Lionel Messi gets stretchered off in goalless draw

The biggest fear for any Barcelona fan is the sight of Lionel Messi being carried off the pitch injured, but at least La Liga defenders will get a good night's sleep for once.
The biggest fear for any Barcelona fan is the sight of Lionel Messi being carried off the pitch injured, but at least La Liga defenders across Spain will get a good night’s sleep for once.

Lionel Messi fell down in pain and had to be carried off the pitch in a stretcher after colliding with the Benfica goalkeeper in Barcelona’s goalless draw in the final Champions League game in Group G. Continue reading Bad night for Barca as Lionel Messi gets stretchered off in goalless draw