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3hSam Marsden

Barca's Dembele won't play in Clasico

Dembele has not played since rupturing a tendon against Getafe in September, initially ruling him out for four months.

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1dSam Marsden

Barca shirt incident annoyed us - Gremio

Gremio's president says Barcelona have not made an offer for midfielder Arthur, who appeared in leaked images wearing their shirt.

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1dAdriana Garcia

James not thinking about Madrid return

Colombia international James Rodriguez is not looking too far ahead and says he is just happy to be receiving regular playing time at Bayern Munich.

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1dDermot Corrigan

Ronaldo 'proud' of recent achievements

Cristiano Ronaldo has spoken of his "pride" in recent individual achievements, including a fifth career Ballon d'Or trophy.

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2dAdriana Garcia

La Liga defends Three Kings' Day fixtures

La Liga president Javier Tebas has defended the decision that has led to Valencia's home game against Girona being played on Spain's Three Kings' Day.

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2dDermot Corrigan

Bale rescue act gives Madrid man hope

Gareth Bale took his first steps on the road to redemption with his Club World Cup rescue act but can the Real Madrid star fully turn his doubters?

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2dDermot Corrigan

Alonso: Mou's sides control, don't dominate

Ex-Real Madrid midfielder Xabi Alonso has explained how Jose Mourinho's teams can be "in control" of games without dominating possession.

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3dSam Marsden

Vermaelen is more than an emergency option

Mentioning Thomas Vermaelen often elicits jeers and sarcasm but the injury-bitten Barca defender is showing he's more than an emergency option.

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3dSam Marsden

Neymar to Real 'would annoy me' - Iniesta

Andres Iniesta says he would be annoyed if former teammate Neymar left Paris Saint-Germain for Barcelona's rivals Real Madrid.

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3dSam Marsden

Mina to Barca in January talk false - agent

Yerry Mina's agent says there has not yet been any contact from Barcelona regarding a January move for the Palmeiras centre-back.

3dSam Marsden

Semedo on row: Neymar had 'difficult' time

Barcelona's Nelson Semedo says he understood Neymar was going through a difficult moment when the two clashed in preseason.

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3dDermot Corrigan

Marcelo: Clasico ban fears not on minds

Real Madrid vice-captain Marcelo says fear of being suspended for the Clasico will not make him pull out of tackles at this week's Club World Cup.