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Manchester City 0-2 Barcelona

Barcelona Win Gives Manchester City Uphill Task Ahead of Camp Nou Rematch

A penalty from Lionel Messi and a late goal from Dani Alves granted Barcelona the advantage in their Champions League last 16 tie at the Etihad. The match was even and well-contested but a Martin Demichelis red card on the 52nd minute handed the initiative to Tata Martino’s men and it was an uphill struggle… Read More »

Israel 3-3 Portugal: World Cup Qualifier Sees Israel Remain in Second After Draw

Ramat Gan was the venue for a very exciting Group F match between The Blues and Whites of Israel, currently ranked 74th in the world*, and the Seleção Portuguesa, currently ranked 7th in the world*. The match was scheduled to be played on a sunny afternoon at 14:45 local time, creating a beautiful atmosphere for… Read More »