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Liverpool and Barcelona agree £142m deal for Philippe Coutinho

Liverpool and Barcelona have agreed the transfer of Philippe Coutinho, a 25-year-old Brazilian, on a five-and-a-half year contract worth €160 million (£142m). Liverpool FC can confirm Philippe Coutinho will be leaving the club after a transfer agreement was reached with FC Barcelona, subject to medical and agreement of personal terms,” …

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Messi’s statue hacked down again

Argentina’s Lionel Messi is used to being hacked down by desperate defenders but his statue in Buenos Aires has suffered even rougher treatment for the second time this year. The FC Barcelona forward’s bronze sculpture on Paseo de la Gloria was vandalised on Monday, chopped off at the ankles with …

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Messi joins 100-goal club in Europe in Barca stroll

Messi joins 100-goal club in Europe in Barca stroll

BARCELONA, Oct 18 (Reuters) – Lionel Messi scored his 100th goal in European competition as Barcelona moved close to qualifying for the Champions League knockout stages by outclassing Olympiakos 3-1 on Wednesday despite playing the entire second half with 10 men. Gerard Pique was sent off two minutes before halftime …

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