Archive for the 'Barcelona' Category

April 16th, 2014

Watch :: Gareth Bale’s incredible COPA del REY goal against Barcelona

I'm sure you have all seen this video by now, but we are going to throw it up anyways..... ...because this is just one of those sequences that you have to watch. Over. And over. And over. And over. The finish is excellent, but that isn't my favorite part of the video.... my favorite part of this highlight happens in the pic below. What do you ...
April 4th, 2014

Footie Facts

While playing with Barcelona, Michael Laudrup participated in the 5–0 victory over rivals Real Madrid in the 1993–94 season. The following season while playing for Real Madrid he aided in the revenge beating that Madrid gave Barça, the final score also being 5–0.
April 2nd, 2014

FIFA fines (450k Swiss Franc) and bans FC Barcelona from 2 transfer windows

image from FIFA.com The FIFA Disciplinary Committee has sanctioned the Real Federación Española de Fútbol (RFEF) and Spanish club FC Barcelona for breaches relating to the international transfer and registration of players under the age of 18. The sanctions follow investigations initially conducted by FIFA Transfer Matching System GmbH ...
April 1st, 2014

Basel World 2014 :: Random Soccer in Random Places

Football babies for #MairiceLacroix #baselworld Check-in BaselWorld 2014 I was looking over the internets at some inspirational time pieces and saw this picture from Basel 2014. If you aren't familiar, BASELWORLD is The World Watch and Jewellery Show (their spelling - not mine). This year its going from March 27 to April 3 and its held every year in ...
March 28th, 2014

A Camp Nou “LOVE STORY” and Proposal

A young Chinese couple who met at a Barcelona supporters club, won a contest to visit Barcelona and have the Camp Nou Experience... turns out, the dude had a little surprise for his missus. Check out the video after the jump...... (more…)
March 26th, 2014

Barcelona Confirms Victor Valdes Torn ACL On Twitter

~~ How f-ed up is this?!?!?!  Not just about the injury, but the simple fact that he had announced that he was leaving Barca at the end of the season and now everything changes.... BREAKING NEWS: Victor Valdés suffers ACL tear: The Club's medical services confirm that the player will need surgery http://t.co/PwUTCl6Uah — FC Barcelona ...
March 23rd, 2014

Real Madrid vs Barcelona Highlights / Goals – El Clasico

~~  An all out attacking #ElClasico as Real Madrid played host to Barcelona in a match that saw goals, penalties and Red Cards. Barca - Andres Iniesta - 7th minute RM - Karim Benzema - 20th / 24th minute Barca - Lionel Messi - 42nd / PENALTY 65th / 84th minute RM - Cristiano Ronaldo - PENALTY 55th minute Check out ALL OF THE #ElClasico ...
March 23rd, 2014

Andres Iniesta Earns Penalty :: Lionel Messi Goal – Real Madrid vs Barcelona

~~  Andres Iniesta goes down pretty easily between two defenders as the referee points to the spot to give Lionel Messi his third of the match and second from the spot. (more…)