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Barcelona’s Lionel Messi scores his second goal against Alaves at Estadio de Mendizorroza  in Vitoria-Gasteiz. Photograph: Juan Manuel Serrano Arce/Getty Images

Alaves 0 Barcelona 2 Lionel Messi shrugged off the frustration of missing a penalty to reach another remarkable career landmark as Barcelona eased to(...)

Lionel Messi celebrates his late winner with the travelling Barcelona fans. Photograph: Getty Images

Lionel Messi had a black eye, a bloody mouth and his Barcelona shirt in his hands. The board had gone up signalling two minutes left in the clásico: n(...)

 Gianluigi Buffon of Juventus pats Lionel Messi of Barcelona on the back during their quarter-final second leg match at Camp Nou. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images

Barcelona 0 Juventus 0 (0-3 on aggregate) There was to be no Comeback Part II, no repetition of that night against Paris Saint-Germain and no sign of(...)

 Neymar leaves the pitch after being shown a red card against Malaga. Photograph:  David Ramos/Getty Images

Barcelona failed to close the gap on LaLiga leaders Real Madrid as they were beaten 2-0 at Malaga, where Brazil forward Neymar was sent off. Antoine (...)

Deportivo La Coruna’s  goalkeeper Germán Dario Lux punches clear in  his side’s victory over  Barcelona on Sunday. Photograph:  Miguel Riopa/AFP/Getty

The last few minutes of Barcelona’s 2-1 defeat to Deportivo la Coruña unfolded according to an eternal pattern. Protecting the lead they had taken whe(...)

 Luis Suarez scores late on for Barcelona at Benito Villamarin Stadium. Photograph: Aitor Alcalde/Getty Images

Barcelona’s title hopes were dented as they drew 1-1 at Real Betis on Sunday in a game shrouded in controversy after the champions were denied a goal(...)

Barcelona’s Lionel Messi skips past Espanyol’s Diego Reyes, David Lopez and Gerard Moreno. Photo: Albert Gea/Reuters

One of the most remarkable things about Christmas is its basic reach, the layers of ritual and habit, the way this very special time of year manages t(...)

Real Madrid’s Sergio Ramos heads home the winning goal in injury time during the La Liga game against  Deportivo la Coruna  at the Santiago Bernabeu. Photograph: Pierre-Philippe Marcou/AFP/Getty Images

La Liga round-up: Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos again came to his side’s rescue as they snatched a dramatic 3-2 victory over Deportivo La Coruna at(...)

Real Madrid’s Sergio Ramos scores a late equaliser at the Camp Nou. Photograph: Albert Gea/Reuters

Barcelona 1 Real Madrid 1 A last-gasp Sergio Ramos header secured a 1-1 draw for Real Madrid in the Clasico against Barcelona to maintain their six-p(...)

Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick as Barcleona punished Manchester City’s errors at the Nou Camp. Photograph: Afp

Barcelona 4 Manchester City 0 Pep Guardiola had been asked on Tuesday how he might stop Lionel Messi. The Manchester City manager simply laughed. T(...)

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