2018 Schedule

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2018 Schedule
7-3-2, 1st in Spanish Primera División
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9hAdriana Garcia

Alba denies clash with Spain boss Luis Enrique

Jordi Alba was omitted by his former Barcelona coach Luis Enrique in the previous two Spain squads before being recalled this week.

Messi receives two awards at Marca ceremony (0:52)
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14hGraham Hunter

How Barcelona were exposed by Real Betis

Pep Guardiola took Barcelona to the next level by urging them to always work hard. In Sunday's defeat, Real Betis worked much, much harder.

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15hIan Holyman

Dembele's agent hits back at criticism

Ousmane Dembele will not question his future at Barcelona despite "unfounded" criticism of his lifestyle, according to his agent.

Player Power Rankings: Cavani catapults to the top (1:30)
Transfer Rater: Sanchez to PSG? Lewandowski to leave Bayern? (3:24)
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1dSam Marsden

Messi named La Liga POTY for sixth time

Lionel Messi has said he is relishing the competitiveness of La Liga this season after being named the league's best player.

Betis loss shows Barca's defensive woes, preparation issues (3:05)
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2dSam Marsden

Messi 8/10 in return but Barca shocked by Betis

Lionel Messi scored twice and was Barcelona's best on his return but a leaky defence and a Marc-Andre ter Stegen error doomed Barca vs. Real Betis.

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2dESPN

Messi returns but Barca shocked by Betis

Lionel Messi made a scoring return to action following a broken arm but could not stop Barcelona suffering a surprise defeat at home to Real Betis.

Shaka's Power Rankings: Controversy top to bottom (3:31)
Fantasy FC: Tough choices in La Liga (1:16)
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6dAdriana Garcia

Alba returns to Spain squad, Alcacer dropped

Luis Enrique, who had omitted the left-back in his previous two squad selections, said this week that Jordi Alba was playing "at a very high level."

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6dESPN

Injured Coutinho to miss international break

Philippe Coutinho is set to miss the international break, as well as Barcelona's game against Real Betis this Sunday.

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7dSam Marsden

Malcom's goal shows criticism unfair - Busquets

Summer signing Malcom has had a rough start with Barcelona, but he and teammates say his Champions League goal against Inter will be a springboard.

RankingsSpanish Primera División

Goal Difference161st
Goals Scored341st
Assists251st
Goals Conceded18Tied-14th