The Blaugrana are set for a titanic Liga clash with Los Blancos at the Santiago Bernabeu but the midfielder is not looking past their next Champions League assignment.
Saturday, October 18, 2014
The two teams turned it on in their last Liga games before next weekend's meeting, when the Argentine attacker will look to become the competition's greatest goalscorer.
The former Roma boss has stressed that the attacker can always do something special with the ball, while he has hailed Xavi's continued importance to the first team
The home side had to wait two-thirds of the game for the breakthrough, but then scored twice more to make the scoreline comfortable.
Los Cules maintain momentum heading into the Clasico next weekend as they eventually put three past the stubborn Basque outfit at Camp Nou.
The Italian saw his side roll to an easy 5-0 away win on Saturday, as Cristiano Ronaldo stayed in good form.
Carlo Ancelotti's men moved up to second in the Spanish Primera Division as they put five past the hosts at Ciudad de Valencia.
The in-form Portuguese scored two – a modest tally by his standards this season – as the visiting side strolled to an easy win.
The Mexico international followed up his goal against Honduras on international duty with a header at Levante on Saturday.
The Germany international is out of contract at the end of the season but could yet remain at the Santiago Bernabeu.
The Blaugrana boss intends to stay at the helm beyond the end of next season and thanked club members for their support during a trying time in Catalunya.
Friday, October 17, 2014
The Barcelona coach said he was not certain on the exact level of the Uruguay striker's fitness but rejected suggestions he is overweight.
The Real Madrid coach says his goalkeeper will not lose his spot after being benched by Spain.
The Mexican striker is up for an award given to the league's best.
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The Spain coach will leave his post after the next major tournament.
Thursday, October 16, 2014
The current Bayern Munich manager was wrapped up in the Old Trafford atmosphere before the 2011 Champions League semifinal.
The 33-year-old has been dropped by Vicente Del Bosque in favor of David De Gea but he insists that he still has plenty to offer at international level
The Catalans will look to continue their strong start to the season against the newly-promoted side.