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    Sports Messi bows out with bolt from the blue - but can improving Barcelona persuade him to stay? - Goal
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    Sports Barcelona deny criticising players, including Messi, on social media – Vanguard News

    Barcelona have denied trying to boost the image of club president Josep Maria Bartomeu by hiring a company that criticised current and former players, including Lionel Messi, on social media..... Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Politics Former Barcelona sporting director finally clear air about Messi joining Ronaldo in Juventus –

    Lionel Messi could leave Barcelona and join Cristiano Ronaldo at Juventus Barca scout claims. The Argentine legend recently had a bust-up with Barcelona’s Sporting Director Eric Abidal.... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Sports Messi Criticizes Eric Abidal For Saying Barca Players Don't Work Hard - Nairaland

    Lionel Messi has criticised Barcelona sporting director Eric Abidal for saying players were not working hard under former coach Ernesto Valverde. Valverde was sacked in January and replaced by Quique Setien. Abidal, a former team-mate of Messi, made the comments in an interview with Spanish...
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    Sports Messi in war of words with Barcelona sporting director – P.M. News

    Barcelona captain Lionel Messi has engaged in a war of words with Eric Abidal after he suggested Ernesto Valverde was fired because the players were not happy with him. Messi believes Abidal, Barcelona sporting director, who plays a huge role in appointing and sacking at … read more via...
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    Sports ‘Leo is the best’ – Angel Di Maria insists Messi is superior to former team-mates Cristiano Ronaldo, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, and Wayne Rooney – LIB

    Paris Saint-Germain winger, Angel Di Maria has declared that his fellow Argentina team-mate and Barcelona icon, Lionel Messi is the greatest player on the planet. The 31-year-old Argentine won the Champions League, La Liga, and two Copa del Rey trophies during four seasons at Real Madrid...
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    Sports Barcelona complete the signing of young Portuguese striker as replacement for Suarez –

    Francisco Trincao has completed a move to reigning Spanish champions Barcelona from Portuguese club FC Braga where he has been impressive this season. Barcelona chiefs and Braga agreed deal of €31m for the transfer move, but the the Catalan giants will have to wait until the end of the …...
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    Sports TEAM NEWS! Barcelona Manager Names STRONG SQUAD To Face Leganes Tonight – Naijaloaded

    Barcelona have announced a strong squad that will tackle CD Leganés in tonight’s Copa del Rey round of 16 fixture at the Camp Nou Stadium. Barcelona manager, Quique Setien released an 18-man squad in a post on the club’s official website on Thursday afternoon... Read more via Naijaloaded –...
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    Sports See What Griezmann Said After Barcelona’s 2 -1 Win Over Ibiza – Naijaloaded

    Barcelona forward, Antoine Griezmann has reacted to his side’s Copa del Rey 2-1 win over Ibiza on Wednesday night. The France international thanked his teammates for giving him passes during the encounter, noting that Barcelona did a good job against Ibiza. … read more via Naijaloaded |...
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    Sports Why I Turned Down Barcelona – Xavi – Tori News

    But the Al-Sadd manager rejected a two-and-a-half-year deal and the Blaugrana quickly turned their attention to Quique Setien. Barcelona legend, Xavi Hernandez, has explained that he turned down... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Setien’s First Signing As Barcelona Manager Revealed – Tori News

    It was reported that Setien was officially unveiled as Barcelona coach on Tuesday after replacing Ernesto Valverde. New Barcelona manager, Quique Setien’s first signing has been revealed. It was reported that Setien was officially unveiled as Barcelona coach on Tuesday after replacing Ernesto...
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    Sports Cristiano Ronaldo shunned as Messi, others shortlisted for prestigious award –

    Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi has been shortlisted among six sportsmen to contend for this year's Sportsman of the year. The Argentine forward who inspired the Catalans to Spanish League glory last campaign will battle the likes of Lewis Hamilton, Rafael Nadal at the Laureus20 World Sports...
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    Sports Barcelona sack Ernesto Valverde and appoint Quique Setien – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Barcelona have sacked coach Ernesto Valverde and replaced him with former Real Betis coach Quique Setien. Valverde, 55, helped the club to two successive La Liga titles and they lead on goal difference this season.... read more via Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog –
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    Sports Just like Ronaldo, Messi’s son scores sensational goal for Barcelona (video) –

    Thiago Messi scored a sensational goal for Barcelona’s youth side and there are signs the seven-year-old would fit into his dad’s shoes. Messi eldest was released with a good pass as he showed pace like his father and finished with a right-foot before the goalkeeper could find his footing. …...
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    Sports CAF Awards: How Nigeria ganged up against Oshoala – Newtelegraph

    Barcelona striker Asisat Oshoala won her fourth African Women of the Year Award Tuesday night but she would be surprised to know that her country worked against her emergence as winner. All of eligible voters from … read more via Newtelegraph – Get More Nigeria...
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    Sports Barcelona drop points to La Liga bottom club Espanyol – P.M. News

    Barcelona were unable to sustain their two-point lead against Real Madrid after they were held to 2-2 draw by La Liga’s bottom club Espanyol in a thrilling Catalan derby. Espanyol’s Wu Lei struck late to secure a dramatic draw.... Read more via P.M. News – Get More...
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    Sports Man City boss Guardiola reveals his next club when he leaves the Etihad –

    Pep Guardiola has conceded the fact that he will return to his homeland Barcelona to coach again with two years left on Manchester City deal. The 48-year-old began his coaching career at the Camp Nou where he won six trophies in his first season in charge of the senior … read more via...
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    Sports Barcelona star renews wedding vows with wife in colorful ceremony graced by Messi (photos) –

    Barcelona superstar Luis Suarez has once again reaffirmed his love for childhood sweetheart and wife, Sofia Balbi. This is after the former Liverpool hitman renewing his marriage vows with Balbi, who he tied the knot with 10 years ago..... read more via –
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    Sports Lionel Messi reveals how top African football legend helped him become greatest player ever –

    Barcelona star, Lionel Messi, has opened the lids on sharing the locker room with Samuel Eto'o, with the Argentine making a lovely revelation about his first conversation with the Cameroonian legend. Messi joined Barcelona in 2004 as a brilliant youngster oblivious of his greatness, and then...
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    Sports El Clasico: We Have Weapons – Zidane Warns Barcelona Ahead Of Clash –

    Real Madrid manager, Zinedine Zidane has warned Barcelona that his side are in ‘good shape and ‘100% ready mentally’ ahead of both side’s La Liga El Clásico clash on Wednesday night at the Camp Nou Stadium. Zidane said that the Los Blancos have ‘weapons’ to unleash against Barcelona despite …...