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Barcelona rallies to top Real Madrid, move closer to LaLiga title after Clasico
Closer than ever to the title, Barcelona finished the last Spanish league “clasico” of the season by celebrating on the field at Camp Nou. Real Madrid was left complaining about the refereeing after seeing its chances of retaining the title all but end.
Published on Mar 20, 2023 08:00 AM IST
Clasico overshadowed by Barcelona referee corruption charge
Barca have been charged with corruption by Spanish prosecutors for payments between 2001 and 2018 to the company of former refereeing chief Jose Maria Enriquez Negreira, totalling around 7.3 million euros ($7.8 million).
Published on Mar 18, 2023 08:32 AM IST
Barcelona can virtually clinch Liga title in decisive Clasico
Madrid won the first La Liga Clasico 3-1 in October but Xavi's side have vastly improved since then. The coach is desperate to win the league title to validate the team's growth, while for the club it would represent a swift return on their outlay last summer.
Published on Mar 17, 2023 08:38 AM IST
Raphinha strikes again to help Barcelona secure 1-0 win vs Athletic Bilbao
Barcelona winger Raphinha secured a 1-0 win in LaLiga for the second straight week this time at Athletic Bilbao as his side tightened their grip on top spot ahead of a potentially season-defining week in which they host second-placed Real Madrid.
Updated on Mar 13, 2023 10:55 AM IST
Reuters | , Bilbao
Real Madrid to take action against Barcelona over payments
Barcelona has been under scrutiny since the payments to the committee official became public last month. The payments were initially investigated as part of a tax probe into the company.
Published on Mar 12, 2023 08:04 PM IST
Real Madrid beat Espanyol 3-1, eyes Liverpool and Clasico
Vinícius Júnior sparked Real Madrid’s 3-1 comeback win over Espanyol in the Spanish league on Saturday, keeping leader Barcelona within reach before the rivals meet next weekend.
Updated on Mar 12, 2023 08:07 AM IST
AP | , Barcelona
Barcelona take 9-point lead after Real Madrid held by Betis
In three days, Barcelona has enjoyed seeing rival Real Madrid take two blows.
Published on Mar 06, 2023 07:37 AM IST
Watch: Real Madrid vs Barcelona turns into WWE as Vinicius roughens up De Jong
Vinicius Jr and Frenkie de Jong got into a wrestling competition during Barcelona's 1-0 win vs Real Madrid in the Copa del Rey.
Updated on Mar 03, 2023 05:16 PM IST
Copa del Rey: Barcelona earn gutsy 1-0 win at Real in semi-final first leg
Barca earned a much-needed win after arriving in the Spanish capital under pressure having been knocked out of the Europa League and losing at lowly Almeria to halt a seven-game winning streak in LaLiga.
Published on Mar 03, 2023 07:20 AM IST
Real Madrid vs Barcelona, Copa del Rey: When and where to watch El Clasico?
Barcelona are set to miss the services of star striker Robert Lewandowski while Real Madrid's star-studded attack will be led by the world-class duo of Vinícius Junior and Karim Benzema.
Published on Mar 02, 2023 11:15 PM IST
Barcelona stunned by lowly Almeria, suffer blow in La Liga title race
Almeria halted Barca's seven game winning streak in the league and delivered another blow to the Catalans who, after going unbeaten in 18 matches in all competitions, have now lost two straight matches after being knocked out of the Europa League on Thursday.
Updated on Feb 27, 2023 10:14 AM IST
‘If we can beat Barcelona, we can beat anyone’: Manchester United coach Ten Hag
United remain in four competitions this season after earning a 2-1 victory in their Europa League playoff second leg to knock out the Spanish side 4-3 on aggregate.
Published on Feb 24, 2023 09:33 AM IST
Barcelona, Manchester United play 2-2 thriller in Europa League
It sets up an enticing second leg at Old Trafford next Thursday with a place in the round of 16 at stake.
Published on Feb 17, 2023 07:12 AM IST
Barcelona beat Villareal 1-0 to go 11 points clear in LaLiga
The win leaves Barca top of the standings on 56 points after 21 games, while Villareal are in eighth position on 31 points, seven off La Liga's fourth Champions League place, currently occupied by Atletico Madrid.
Published on Feb 13, 2023 07:32 AM IST
'Both deserve to be in Champions League': Xavi talks Man Utd clash, Erik Ten Hag
Xavi feels both, Barcelona and Manchester United are at a similar stage in their 'revival' as the two clubs meet in the Europa League later this month
Published on Feb 03, 2023 06:56 PM IST
Rishabh Gupta, New Delhi
Lewandowski scores, Barcelona beat Betis to reach 50-point mark
Lewandowski ended his scoring drought in the league to help Barcelona defeat Real Betis 2-1 and increase its lead over Real Madrid on Wednesday.
Published on Feb 02, 2023 10:37 AM IST
Barcelona win Super Cup for first trophy with coach Xavi, no Lionel Messi
Barcelona had not lifted a trophy since the 2021 Copa del Rey under former coach Ronald Koeman.
Published on Jan 16, 2023 07:41 AM IST
Real Madrid vs Barcelona Football Live Streaming Supercopa de Espana El Clasico
Real Madrid face Barcelona in the Super Copa de Espana final, in Riyadh on Monday. Here are the live streaming, when and where to watch details.
Published on Jan 15, 2023 10:19 PM IST
Barcelona beat Betis on penalties, reach Clasico Super Cup final
The Catalans will face their bitter rivals Real Madrid on Sunday after Carlo Ancelotti's side beat Valencia on penalties on Wednesday.
Published on Jan 13, 2023 09:36 AM IST
Watch: Players wrestle in brutal brawl during Barcelona’s 1-0 win vs Atletico
La Liga: Ferran Torres and Stefan Savid were involved in a brutal brawl and were sent off during Barcelona's 1-0 win vs Atletico Madrid.
Published on Jan 09, 2023 04:05 PM IST
Amid the exultation, a GOAT debate and where Messi stands
The Lionel Messi saga came full circle on a mad Sunday night in Doha, culminating in a swansong dreams are made of, as Argentina beat France (3-3 at the end of extra time, 4-2 on penalties) in arguably the greatest final of all time.
Updated on Dec 20, 2022 04:20 AM IST
Dhiman Sarkar, Doha
Lionel Messi to consider move away from PSG after FIFA World Cup 2022?
Lionel Messi, who is busy rewriting history at the FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar, will become a free agent in the summer.
Updated on Nov 28, 2022 05:32 PM IST
FIFA World Cup 2022: Benzema, Lewandowski among La Liga stars to watch in Qatar
FIFA World Cup 2022: Other stars of La Liga such as Pedri, Luka Modric, Antoine Griezmann and Thibaut Courtois will light up the tournament in Qatar. The Golden Ball winners at the last four World Cups have all played in LaLiga Santander.
Published on Nov 17, 2022 03:30 PM IST
Barcelona's Robert Lewandowski given three-game ban for red card
Lewandowski was shown a yellow card for dragging back Nacho Vidal in the 11th minute and 20 minutes later received his second after appearing to elbow David Garcia in the face.
Published on Nov 16, 2022 07:57 PM IST
Barcelona drawn with Man United in Europa League playoffs
Spanish side Barcelona met the 2017 Europa League winners twice in the 2009 and 2011 Champions League finals, winning on both occasions, while United lost both legs of the 2018-19 European Cup quarter-final meeting between the pair.
Published on Nov 07, 2022 08:15 PM IST
Barcelona's Gerard Pique announces retirement, to play last home game this week
Gerard Pique will play his final game at Camp Nou this week against Almeria.
Updated on Nov 04, 2022 12:08 AM IST
Little dividend yet from Barcelona’s Real move
The club spent big on players in a bid to go deep in the Champions League but will now play in Europa League
Updated on Oct 27, 2022 11:53 PM IST
Dhiman Sarkar, Kolkata
Barcelona, Atletico exit Champions League; Liverpool through
Liverpool’s passage into the knockout stage with a game to spare was relatively calm in a 3-0 win at Ajax to join leader Napoli in advancing from free-scoring Group A, which has had 44 goals in 10 games.
Published on Oct 27, 2022 07:30 AM IST
Robert Lewandowski double as Barcelona ease past Villarreal
Robert Lewandowski scored twice as Barcelona bounced back from their painful El Clasico defeat with a 3-0 win over Villareal.
Published on Oct 21, 2022 07:59 AM IST
Neymar appears in court in trial over Barcelona transfer
Neymar’s parents, former Barcelona president Sandro Rosell and representatives for both the Spanish club and Brazilian team Santos also appeared in court after a complaint brought by Brazilian investment group DIS regarding the amount of the player’s transfer.
Published on Oct 17, 2022 07:22 PM IST