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FC Barcelona's Luis Suarez, from Uruguay, reacts after scoring against Cordoba
2014-12-20, FourFourTwo
Luis Suarez opened his La Liga account as Barcelona comfortably beat Cordoba 5-0 to move a point behind leaders Real Madrid. The Uruguay international has struggled to...
FC Barcelona's new signing Neymar gestures during his official presentation at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Monday, June 3, 2013.
2014-12-20, Goal
The Brazil captain says it is a dream of his to win the tournament and is confident his side can beat their fierce rivals to the European title in Berlin this season...
FC Barcelona's Eric Abidal from France, shakes hands with his teammates after a news conference at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Thursday, May 30, 2013. Eric Abidal will be leaving Barcelona after six trophy-laden seasons and having fought back from both a liver tumor and a liver transplant to play again. Abidal thanked his teammates, his coaches, and above all the team doctors and physical therapists that helped him through his medical issues.
2014-12-19, FourFourTwo
Eric Abidal has announced his retirement at the age of 35 and revealed that he could be on his way back to Barcelona in a coaching capacity. The...
Atletico Madrid's coach Diego Pablo Simeone, from Argentina, arrives for a press conference at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid
2014-12-18, Tampa Bay Online
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Atletico Madrid set up a crosstown Copa del Rey clash with Real Madrid despite drawing 2-2 with third-division Hospitalet on Thursday, advancing...
Germany's Mesut Oezil talks to journalists news conference in Eppan, Italian province of South Tyrol, Tuesday, May 25, 2010
2014-12-18, Goal
The Germany international has made just nine appearances this season after succumbing to a serious knee injury in October but will return to full training in the next few...
Sporting Life: Forward Bojan has made an impressive start to life in English football following his summer switch to the Potters from Barca, emerging as the most exciting element of the Staffordshire outfit's attack. And the season so far has also seen some hugely...
Sporting Life: The Frenchman has kept a close eye on expenditure at Arsenal, particularly following the move from Highbury to the Emirates Stadium, but now finances are in a good place he is prepared to buy - as long as the deal is right. Wenger, whose side play Liverpool at...
The Times of India: BARCELONA: Barcelona coach Luis Enrique is happy with their position on the shoulders of La Liga leaders Real Madrid given the Catalans can only improve in the New Year. They swept aside lowly Cordoba 5-0 at the Camp Nou on Saturday to move a point behind Real...
TheNational: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has insisted he will not spend for the sake of it but vowed to delve into the January transfer market if the right player is available. The Frenchman has kept a close eye on expenditure at Arsenal, particularly following the move...
Goal: After bringing nine new faces to Anfield, last season's runners-up have made their worst start to a season in 50 years and face Arsenal on Sunday in desperate need of stability EXCLUSIVE By Alex Young Former Arsenal star Ray Parlour has questioned Liverpool's...
The Dallas Morning News: SportsDayDFW.com Follow @SportsDayDFW Email websports@dallasnews.com Published: December 21, 2014 12:22 am DOHA, Qatar — Leaders of Qatar seem to have a simple formula for their plans over the next decade: Money plus sports equals global fame. Never in...
Zeenews: Luis Suarez scored his first La Liga goal and Lionel Messi netted twice as Barcelona moved to within a point of leaders Real Madrid with a 5-0 thrashing of Cordoba in their final game of the year. >...
The Guardian: His confrontational business approach has provoked a ban in Delhi, protest in Paris and a PR disaster in Sydney, but the meter on his Uber cab app is at £25bn and shows no sign of slowing down ...
FourFourTwo: Real Madrid can trace their current success back to a triumph eight months ago, which set them on their way to Club World Cup glory. When Gareth Bale stormed past Barcelona's Marc Bartra and flew up the pitch at Valencia's Estadio de Mestalla to give Real a...
noodls: (Source: QFA - Qatar Football Association) Doha: Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri is wary of a wounded Napoli SC ahead of the Italian Super Cup match at Al Sadd Stadium on Monday. "Napoli may not be in the race to win the Serie A championship anymore, but...
The Daily Mail: As a coach, Xavi will not replicate Pep Guardiola. The two men are very different in nature. Winning is everything to Guardiola but Xavi is more obsessed with achieving excellence....
FourFourTwo: It was a good day for the Catalan clubs in La Liga on Saturday with Espanyol clinching a late win, while Barcelona cruised to victory. A late brace from Lionel Messi wrapped up Barcelona's 5-0 triumph over lowly Cordoba as Luis Enrique's men scored three times...
BBC News: Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti says winning the FifaClub World Cup is the perfect end to an "unforgettable" year which saw them win four trophies. The Spanish side beat South American champions San Lorenzo 2-0 on Saturday, adding to their...