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Atletico Madrid 0-0 Barcelona: different styles but similar lack of invention upfront

January 12, 2014
Atletico Madrid 0-0 Barcelona: different styles but similar lack of invention upfront

La Liga’s top of the table clash was intense and intriguing, but ultimately goalless. Diego Simeone named his expected side, with right-back Juanfran available after his suspension was overturned. Despite Lionel Messi’s return in midweek against Getafe, he wasn’t risked from the start – he joined Neymar on the bench, and Cesc Fabregas played as the...
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Guardiola uses Mascherano at centre-back in 1-0 win over Shakhtar

April 13, 2011
Guardiola uses Mascherano at centre-back in 1-0 win over Shakhtar

There were no major surprises in Barcelona’s 1-0 win over Shakhtar on Tuesday night.
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