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How PSG Overran Barcelona – Latest From the Touchline Column on @ByFarBlog

Emery’s line-up was a bit of a gamble in a few senses. Marco Verratti was just coming back from a calf injury, but he held up long enough to be a vital distributor for the goal scorers. His tandem partner Adrien Rabiot was the man-of-the-match, playing a stifling defense to protect a good but shuffled… Continue reading How PSG Overran Barcelona – Latest From the Touchline Column on @ByFarBlog

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Barcelona Manager Enrique Should Be Praised for Pique Strategy

A story line from today's Barcelona UEFA Champions League 2-0 victory over Arsenal is a late booking by Barca's Gerard Pique.  Late in the second half, the defender slide into the Gunner's Danny Welbeck and was shown a yellow card, which due to card accumulation meant he would be suspended for the second leg against… Continue reading Barcelona Manager Enrique Should Be Praised for Pique Strategy