- n a city in northeastern Spain on the Mediterranean; 2nd largest Spanish city and the largest port and commercial center; has been a center for radical political beliefs
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- Giggs calls Barcelona midfielder Thiago is a 'big talent'
The Welshman claims he has watched the Barcelona midfielder in several games but is unsure whether the 22-year-old will be arriving at Old Trafford this summer
June 22, 2013 - Goal.com via Yahoo! Sports
- Barcelona transfers defender Fontas to Celta Vigo
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) -- Barcelona has agreed to transfer defender Andreu Fontas to fellow Spanish club Celta Vigo for €1 million ($1.3 million). Barcelona says it maintains a buy-back option as well as rights on a future transfer.
June 20, 2013 - The Daily Jeffersonian
- Barcelona's Puyol will have another knee surgery
Barcelona defender Carles Puyol is to have surgery on his right knee to remove a cyst which will keep him sidelined for three to four weeks, the Spanish champions said in a statement on Tuesday.
June 18, 2013 - Sports Illustrated
- Johan Cruyff in USA Today
Spain's style is the style of Barcelona,Cruyff wrote in his El Periodico column on Thursday. "Now, Spain is favorite to win the World Cup."
- Vicente del Bosque in The Associated Press
One consistent thing in Spanish football is that Madrid and Barcelona are the most powerful teams,Del Bosque said. "But we are represented by other teams. There are seven from Barcelona, three from Madrid and one from Villareal (who...