Tag Archives: Barcelona

La Liga Links

I’m sorry that our La Liga coverage has been erratic the past few weeks.  My somewhat spotty Serie A fixation has taken over again and I’ve been writing and reading more about recent developments in Italy.  There is so much … Continue reading

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Cheap Thoughts Part I.

Are Barca slowing down a little?  Or are teams at least starting to finally figure out more effective ways to defend and contain them?  I continue to notice how much Carles Puyol’s absence effects this team, tactically and from a … Continue reading

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Barsenal!

Even with a cursory glance at our fair site, you should be able to tell that Arsenal and Barca are our favorite teams and without them there probably wouldn’t be a blog.  So today’s fixture has been anticipated more than … Continue reading

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Rewinds, Round-ups, and Links (FA Cup, EPL Mid-week, Copa del Rey et.al)

Strange days as real life intrudes a little on this writer.  I apologize in advance for the brevity and structure of this post.  Here are some things that I seen, thought and read over the past few days: 1. Barcelona … Continue reading

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Into Crypts of Copa del Reys: Part II.

Could two bonus additions of El Clasico actually be a…(can’t type “bad”,  just can’t) …an unfortunate thing for fans of the Spanish game?  And not just for Madrid fans, either.  I’m thinking these ludicrous, unholy thoughts because Barcelona and Real … Continue reading

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