Posts Tagged ‘ barcelona ’

Barcelona 5-0 Villarreal: Guardiola switches to a 3-4-3 (diamond) and Barca run riot

August 29, 2011
Barcelona 5-0 Villarreal: Guardiola switches to a 3-4-3 (diamond) and Barca run riot

Barcelona demolished a lacklustre Villarreal side in their first La Liga game of the season.
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Mourinho tries to counter Messi’s false nine role by pushing Carvalho up the pitch

August 18, 2011
Mourinho tries to counter Messi’s false nine role by pushing Carvalho up the pitch

One of the notable features from the second leg of the Spanish Supercopa was the positioning of Ricardo Carvalho, and his response to Lionel Messi’s movement into deep, slightly right-sided positions.
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Eight points on Real Madrid 2-2 Barcelona

August 16, 2011
Eight points on Real Madrid 2-2 Barcelona

The 2011/12 Spanish season started with an open, exciting Supercopa first leg between Barcelona and Real.
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Barcelona 3-1 Manchester United: Barcelona are European Champions

May 29, 2011
Barcelona 3-1 Manchester United: Barcelona are European Champions

Goals from each of Barcelona’s front three gave Pep Guardiola’s side victory at Wembley.
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Posted in Champions League | 395 Comments »