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    Champions League draw: Manchester City to meet Barcelona, Real Madrid face Schalke

    Manchester City against Barcelona is the pick of the ties to emerge from Monday's Champions League Round of 16 draw in Nyon.The two sides met in the knockout stages in 2013-14 as well, with the Catalans eventually recording a 4-1 win on aggregate to book their ticket for the...
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    Silva: Manchester City must avoid Barcelona, Real Madrid & Atletico in Champions Leag

    Silva: Manchester City must avoid Barcelona, Real Madrid & Atletico in Champions Leag David Silva is hoping Manchester City steer clear of La Liga sides in Monday's Champions League draw, arguing that "the later you play a Spanish team, the better".An impressive 2-0 win at Roma on Wednesday...
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    Ibrahimovic: PSG failed to punish Barcelona

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic regrets Paris Saint-Germain's failure to punish Barcelona as they were knocked off the Group F top spot in Wednesday's 3-1 defeat.The Swede scored the opener against his old club but subsequent goals from Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez allowed Luis Enrique's men to...
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    Luis Enrique buoyed by bold Barcelona's comeback win over PSG

    Luis Enrique was a happy man after his bold tactics reaped dividends against Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday night, with Barcelona triumphing 3-1 at Camp Nou to progress to the knockout stage of the Champions League as winners of Group F.The Catalans had gone into the game a point behind their...
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    Scholes: Bored Barcelona and Messi are a ghost of their former selves

    Former Manchester United ace Paul Scholes believes that Barcelona are a "ghost" of the side they were, claiming that Lionel Messi and his team-mates are suffering from "boredom".The Catalans won three consecutive Liga titles, two Copa del Rey crowns, two Champions Leagues and two Fifa Club World...
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    Bayern want to emulate Barcelona, says Rummenigge

    Karl-Heinz Rummenigge hopes Bayern Munich can emulate Barcelona by becoming the dominant force in the Champions League over a number of years.The Bundesliga champions have won European club football's elite competition five times, but it took them 25 years after their third win to lift the...
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    Ronaldo playing for Barcelona absurd - Cruyff

    Barcelona legend Johan Cruyff has laughed off suggestions the Catalans could try to sign Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo at some stage in the future. A number of reports have claimed the Portugal international could be on his way to the Camp Nou side after ex-president Joan Laporta met with...