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Barcelona 5-1 Valencia: Valencia do their Nou Camp usual – start well, then tire in second half

February 19, 2012
Barcelona 5-1 Valencia: Valencia do their Nou Camp usual – start well, then tire in second half

Lionel Messi hit four goals as 2nd-placed Barcelona thrashed 3rd-placed Valencia.
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Barcelona 2-2 Real Madrid: Real press, continue it for longer, but waste too many chances

January 26, 2012
Barcelona 2-2 Real Madrid: Real press, continue it for longer, but waste too many chances

Real started and ended strongly, but a strong five minute spell for Barcelona before half time was enough for them.
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Real Madrid 1-2 Barcelona: Real start strongly but Barca eventually find a way through

January 19, 2012
Real Madrid 1-2 Barcelona: Real start strongly but Barca eventually find a way through

Carles Puyol and Eric Abidal were Barcelona’s unlikely goalscoring heroes in the first leg at the Bernabeu.
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Real Madrid 1-3 Barcelona: Real press early on, but tactical switch gives Barca the upper hand

December 11, 2011
Real Madrid 1-3 Barcelona: Real press early on, but tactical switch gives Barca the upper hand

Jose Mourinho surprised many with his team selection, but Pep Guardiola adapted to guide Barcelona to victory.
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Real Madrid v Barcelona – El Clasico tactical preview

December 9, 2011
Real Madrid v Barcelona – El Clasico tactical preview

Saturday night sees the seventh – and final – Clasico of 2011, and perhaps the one with the most tactical possibilities.
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