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Bullfighting banned in Catalonia — So how will David Villa celebrate now?

July 31, 2010

SOCCER-WORLD/Now that the Spanish region of Catalonia has banned bullfighting, what will happen to striker David's Villa goal-scoring celebrations?

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Champions League live blog — Bayern Munich v Olympiqye Lyon

April 20, 2010

Bayern Munich take on Olympique Lyon in the first leg of the second Champions League semi-final and we'll be following the match between these two stylish teams live from 1845 GMT, 2045 in central Europe.

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Not a classic “Clasico” but a fascinating experience

April 12, 2010

SOCCER-SPAIN/Saturday’s game between Real Madrid and Barcelona had been dubbed “the match of the millennium” by sports daily Marca and for anyone living in Spain it was impossible to ignore "El Clasico" in the days leading up to the clash at Real’s Bernabeu stadium.

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Champions League quarter-finals: Messi v Arsenal

April 6, 2010

We're following the Champions League quarter-final second legs live. Join us to see if Barcelona can see off Arsenal to make the last four.

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Champions League quarter-finals — live

March 30, 2010

We're live blogging the night's two Champions League quarter-final first legs, with expert commentary and analysis, including on-the-spot details from our reporters in the stadiums (or stadia, if you prefer).

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Should fans have the right to buy into their clubs?

March 29, 2010

SOCCER-SPAIN/BARCELONA-PRESIDENTInteresting story in the Guardian this morning, saying Britain's Labour government, if re-elected, are ready to unleash plans to give fans the right to buy their clubs when they come up for sale, and to insist that current club owners give up a stake as high as 25 percent to their supporters.

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Champion League draw: Arsenal v Barcelona – your views

March 19, 2010

So there'll be one French side in the semi-finals and Inter Milan will be extremely pleased to have drawn CSKA Moscow in the quarters.

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Real Madrid need stability — not another new coach

March 12, 2010

SOCCER-CHAMPIONS/REALReal Madrid president Florentino Perez will have two conflicting voices whispering in his ear as he contemplates Wednesday's devastating Champions League exit against Olympique Lyon.

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Is Guardiola losing his Midas Touch?

March 10, 2010

SOCCER-SPAIN/It was always going to be difficult for Pep Guardiola to repeat last year's astonishing achievements when Barcelona swept up six trophies.

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Can Ronaldinho really get back to his best?

January 19, 2010

Ronaldinho is enjoying his best form in four years but he is still some way off the awesome performances he managed in the middle of the last decade (Noughties? ).