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Saturday November 30 2019
Ousmane Dembele to travel to Qatar for injury treatment

Barcelona have confirmed that Ousmane Dembele will travel to Qatar for a period of rehabilitation on his thigh injury.

The French international came off in the first half during the Champions League win over his former club Borussia Dortmund, and he has since been confirmed as out of action for ten weeks.

Dembele has struggled with injury so far this season, and the club are hopeful he can responded well to the treatment at their designated clinic in Qatar, just as Samuel Umtiti did at the back end of last season.

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Thursday November 28 2019
Barcelona's Junior Firpo celebrates 'dream' Champions League debut

Barcelona full-back Junior Firpo spoke of his delight at making his Champions League debut in Wednesday’s win over Borussia Dortmund.

The Dominican-born defender played the full 90 minutes as the Blaugrana secured their progression to the last 16 of the competition as group winners.

Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi and Antoine Griezmann all scored for the hosts - meaning all three of the attacking trident on the pitch netted, before Jadon Sancho’s late consolation for the German side.

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Thursday November 28 2019
Antoine Griezmann: It was an important night for Barcelona

Antoine Griezmann declared his joy after Barcelona defeated Borussia Dortmund by claiming it was an ‘important night’.

The Frenchman replaced Ousmane Dembele - who sustained yet another muscular injury - in the 25th minute of Wednesday night’s clash at the Camp Nou.

Griezmann was on target in the 3-1 victory alongside strikes from Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi - meaning all three of the attacking trident on the pitch netted, before Jadon Sancho’s late consolation for the German side.

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Thursday November 28 2019
Albert Celades: Valencia had the chances to beat Chelsea

Albert Celades has lamented his Valencia side not being able to score ‘our clear chances’ in their draw against Chelsea.

Los Che were held 2-2 by the West London team in a pulsating encounter at the Mestalla on Wednesday night, meaning they now must win on the final day at Ajax if they are to guarantee progress to the last 16.

Carlos Soler gave the hosts the lead and a Daniel Wass cross earned them a draw, with a fortuitous effort, but they spurned a series of opportunities to score more.

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Wednesday November 27 2019
Luis Suarez: The goal was to top our Champions League group

Barcelona forward Luis Suarez has hailed him team mates for securing qualification for the Champions League last 16 with a 3-1 win at home to Borussia Dortmund.

Suarez got the ball rolling for Ernesto Valverde's side, with a goal on the half hour mark, before strikes from Lionel Messi secured a 16th successive season in the knockout stages. 

The Catalan side achieved their goal with one game to go in the group stages, and the Uruguayan international was pleased with their progress.

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Wednesday November 27 2019
Barcelona confirm Ousmane Dembele injury scare

Barcelona have confirmed that forward Ousmane Dembele will undergo further tests on a thigh injury suffered in the 3-1 Champions League win over Borussia Dortmund.

The French international lasted less than half an hour against his former club, as he pulled up with an injury.

Barcelona medical staff and skipper Lionel Messi spoke with him on the pitch, prior to his withdrawal, but it was clear that he would in pain and would not be able to continue.

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Wednesday November 27 2019
Barcelona progress to Champions League last 16 with Borussia Dortmund win

Barcelona have sealed their place in the Champions League knockout stages for a 16th successive season, following a 3-1 win at home to Borussia Dortmund.

First half goals from Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi set the hosts on their way, with the Barca skipper in inspired form in the opening 45 minutes, before Antoine Griezmann sealed it after the break.

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Wednesday November 27 2019
Champions League LIVE: Barcelona v Borussia Dortmund

Barcelona face Borussia Dortmund in Champions League action tonight - Follow our LIVE blog for updates.s

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Wednesday November 27 2019
Champions League Line Ups: Barcelona v Borussia Dortmund

Barcelona will seal qualification for the Champions League last 16 with a win at home to Borussia Dortmund at the Camp Nou tonight.

The Catalan club are battling a defensive injury crisis at the moment, and manager Ernesto Valverde makes three changes from the side that won 2/1 at Leganes in La Liga action this weekend.

Sergio Roberto, who was banned at the weekend, comes back in for Moussa Wague, with Clement Lenglet replacing the suspended Gerard Pique at centre back.

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Wednesday November 27 2019
Real Madrid relief as Eden Hazard out for only 10 days

Real Madrid have breathed a sigh of relief that star forward Eden Hazard is only out for ten days following a leg injury.

Hazard was withdrawn after 70 minutes after being caught by Paris Saint-Germain defender and his fellow Belgian international teammate Thomas Meunier.

Zinedine Zidane stated in his post-match press conference that he is concerned by the injury but tests have revealed the injury is not as bad as first feared.

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