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Vicente del Bosque says Barcelona shouldn’t punish Dembele for training fiasco

Ousmane Dembele made the headlines for all the right reasons last night against Tottenham. After a week of reports from Spain condemning his lateness to training, the Frenchman showed his true class on the pitch in the last game of the Champions League group stage. Barcelona’s mercurial winger scored one of the finest solo goals you’ll […]

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Ernesto Valverde’s cheeky reply after being asked if Dembele’s goal v Spurs ended his problems

Ousmane Dembele was back showing his positive side against Tottenham Hotspur after a difficult week. The 21-year-old had made the news at the weekend after showing up two hours late for training, by which point the rest of the team had all but finished. That led to talk, yet again, over Dembele’s long-term future at […]

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Ousmane Dembele arrives to Barcelona training 50 minutes early on Monday

Ousmane Dembele’s punctuality has been a talking point for Barcelona this season. Earlier in the campaign, it emerged that the Frenchman missed a training session after playing video games all night and missing his alarm. And he had another issue on Sunday which led to him being disciplined. Dembele arrived two hours late for training […]

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Video of every time Lionel Messi & Cristiano Ronaldo scored two free-kicks in one game

When it comes to free-kicks, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are two of the best in the business. The former certainly proved that fact over the weekend, completing the astonishing achievement of scoring two free-kicks in one game during the win against Espanyol. Messi opened the scoring after just 16 minutes, whipping a sensational set […]

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Clips of Lionel Messi against Italian teams after Cristiano Ronaldo invites him to Serie A

During Cristiano Ronaldo’s recent interview with the Italian press, questions about Lionel Messi were simply inevitable. The two superstars have been regularly compared throughout their careers and despite neither of them winning the most recent Ballon d’Or, they’re widely considered the top two in the world. And for almost a decade, football fans had the […]

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Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde set to make ‘unprecedented’ team selection v Spurs

Tottenham and Liverpool both have dates with destiny tomorrow night in the Champions League. Spurs need to equal or better Inter Milan’s result against PSV when they travel to Barcelona, while Liverpool simply have to beat Napoli at Anfield. For Spurs, the task is harder on paper, given the fact that it’s at the Nou Camp […]