All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘FC Barcelona’

La Liga Returns This Weekend: Will It Be Business As Usual?

The first week of the La Liga season kicks off Saturday, and yet it feels as if the 2013-14 season has only just ended. In a surprising turn of events, neither Real Madrid CF or FC Barcelona was awarded the league trophy at the end of it all. Atlético Madrid was the third horse in the race that won it …

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FC Barcelona Blows League Title In Final Game

Well, that’s that! La Liga is over and a champion other than Real Madrid or FC Barcelona has been crowned for the FIRST time in ten years! Atlético Madrid never really had to do much…other than not lose away to Barcelona on the last day of the Spanish football season. No pressure. In seasons past, holding their own against Barça …

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La Liga Title Race: Will Be Settled On Final Day

The final day of the La Liga season is set to be a nail-biter. Atlético Madrid failed to seal the deal on Sunday which means that the La Liga title is still up for grabs. What makes this even more exciting is that the title will be decided DIRECTLY between Atlético and FC Barcelona. The two teams will meet next …

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La Liga: How Will The Season End?

This past La Liga season has been the most interesting that many football fans have witnessed in a long time. That’s because we’ve FINALLY been gifted a true competition at the top of the Spanish league’s table rather than the usual “two horse race”. Though Atlético Madrid leads the league with 88 points, they have to win their next two …

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La Liga Title Race: Atletico Four Points Clear

La Liga had long been called a “two horse race”, meaning that only two teams out of the entire league were typically in the running for the title. In fact, until this season, all the drama of La Liga centered on the rivalry between Real Madrid CF and FC Barcelona. Then something happened that few could have predicted: Atlético Madrid …

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FC Barcelona Loses Copa Del Rey Final To Real Madrid

It was a night to forget for the FC Barcelona faithful as they watched their team’s best hope for silverware dashed to pieces by a Gareth Bale goal. An “el clasico” match between Barcelona and Real Madrid is always an exciting affair, though some thought it surreal to see Cristiano Ronaldo unable to take part. As Barcelona found out, the …

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FC Barcelona, EA Sign Three-Year Deal

FC Barcelona and EA today announced they have agreed to a three-year partnership deal. Under the deal, EA Sports will be the “official video game partner” of FC Barcelona. The club will be getting exclusive features in the upcoming FIFA 14. EA revealed that it has taken 3D head scans of 17 FC Barcelona players, including Xavi Hernandez, Gerard Piqué, …

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