2018 Schedule

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2018 Schedule
22-8-2, 1st in Spanish Primera División
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Klopp: Thankful I have time to prep for Messi

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says he looks forward to playing Lionel Messi and Barcelona in a competitive setting for the first time in his career.

Are Liverpool good enough to stop Lionel Messi? (1:39)
Barca to raid Ajax? James to stay at Bayern? (2:04)
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1dMoises Llorens and Sam Marsden

Sources: Barca near agreement to sign De Ligt

Barcelona are close to reaching an agreement to sign defender Matthijs de Ligt from Ajax, club sources have told ESPN FC.

Phil Jones is 'still spinning' trying to mark Messi (0:54)
Burley: It was men against boys in Man United's defeat (1:30)
Why Rashford to Barca isn't on the cards just yet (1:46)
Champions League quarterfinals 2nd-leg predictor (1:51)
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5dSam Marsden

Dembele returns, youngster Puig 7/10 as Barca held

Barcelona made 10 changes against bottom Huesca, but Riqui Puig's performance and Ousmane Dembele's return from injury trumped the drab 0-0 result.


Messi rested as Barca held 0-0 at Huesca

Barcelona were held to a 0-0 draw at Huesca with star players rested for next week's UCL game, but still moved 12 points clear of Atletico.

Is Messi's supporting cast at Barca not what it used to be? (1:50)

RankingsSpanish Primera División

Goal Difference501st
Goals Scored811st
Goals Conceded314th