Tag: Barcelona

Barcelona in pole position as Lionel Messi strikes to cancel out Willian opener at Stamford Bridge

Lionel Messi broke his goal duck against Chelsea to deny Antonio Conte’s side a crucial lead over Barcelona in their Champions League showdown. The Argentinian superstar had not scored in his previous eight meetings against the Blues, but he put that anomaly right with 15 minutes left to secure a

Valverde equals Guardiola’s best LaLiga unbeaten streak

Whilst Ernesto Valverde wasn’t the Hollywood appointment some at Barcelona hoped for, the Spanish coach has done a fantastic job to this point and has actually equalled Pep Guardiola’s best LaLiga unbeaten streak. The former Athletic Club coach surprised many on Saturday afternoon when he elected to field a full strength team