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  • Luis Suarez

    Never thought would replace Messi as Barcelona's main striker: Suarez

    Football | May 20, 2016 18:49 IST

    Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez has said he is surprised that he could replace Lionel Messi as the spearhead of Spanish football champions FC Barcelona's attack this season.

  • luis suarez scores hat trick as barcelona keeps pace with

    Luis Suarez scores hat trick as Barcelona keeps pace with Real Madrid

    Football | October 26, 2015 19:31 IST

    Madrid: Luis Suarez scored a hat trick as Barcelona came from behind to defeat Eibar 3-1 on Sunday, joining Real Madrid atop the Spanish league standings.Eibar surprised early at the Camp Nou with a goal

  • suarez neymar have brought messi back to his best simeone

    Suarez, Neymar have brought Messi back to his best: Simeone

    Football | May 11, 2015 19:32 IST

    Madrid: Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone on Monday credited forwards Luis Suarez and Neymar for bringing star striker Lionel Messi back to his marauding best for Barcelona this season.The Argentina superstar was sensational in scoring

  • barcelona unstoppable when striking trio combine well coach

    Barcelona unstoppable when striking trio combine well: Coach

    Football | April 29, 2015 19:53 IST

    Barcelona: Barcelona manager Luis Enrique believes his side is "practically unstoppable" when the striking triumvirate of Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar combine together as they did during their 6-0 thrashing of Getafe in a

  • messi suarez on target as barcelona routs getafe 6 0

    Messi, Suarez on target as Barcelona routs Getafe 6-0

    Football | April 29, 2015 16:58 IST

    Barcelona, Spain: Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez both scored twice as Barcelona thrashed Getafe 6-0 on Tuesday to stay on course to reclaim the Spanish league title.Barcelona's ninth win in 10 rounds provisionally lifted it

  • messi suarez among other barcelona players to undergo dope

    Messi, Suarez among other Barcelona players to undergo dope tests

    Football | April 24, 2015 22:20 IST

    Sant Joan Despi (Spain):  A list of 10 players from Spanish football club FC Barcelona including Argentine striker Lionel Messi and Uruguayan forward Luis Suarez underwent drug tests on Friday conducted by European football's governing

  • possible reunions add interest to champions league draw

    Possible reunions add interest to Champions League draw

    Football | April 23, 2015 20:02 IST

    Geneva: The semifinal draw for the Champions League could bring together some old friends and some old foes.Every potential pairing in Friday's draw is loaded with history, and titles. Defending champion Real Madrid, Barcelona, Bayern

  • messi suarez score as barcelona beats valencia 2 0

    Messi, Suarez score as Barcelona beats Valencia 2-0

    Football | April 18, 2015 22:25 IST

    Barcelona, Spain: Lionel Messi set up Luis Suarez's first-minute opener before adding a goal of his own in stoppage time to give Spanish league leader Barcelona a hard-fought 2-0 win over Valencia on Saturday.Suarez netted

  • barcelona beats psg 3 1 in cl quarterfinal

    Barcelona beats PSG 3-1 in CL quarterfinal

    Football | April 16, 2015 12:13 IST

    Paris: Lionel Messi set up Neymar's opener and Luis Suarez scored twice with fine solo runs to give Barcelona a 3-1 victory against a struggling Paris Saint-Germain on Wednesday that left the four-time champion with

  • messi suarez score as barca wins real s ronaldo hits 37th

    Messi, Suarez score as Barca wins, Real's Ronaldo hits 37th

    Football | April 09, 2015 11:18 IST

    Barcelona, Spain: Luis Suarez netted two goals after Lionel Messi opened the scoring to guide Spanish league leader Barcelona to a 4-0 victory over Almeria on Wednesday.Cristiano Ronaldo later made sure that Real Madrid stayed

  • barcelona beats villarreal 3 1 reaches copa del rey final

    Barcelona beats Villarreal 3-1, reaches Copa del Rey final

    Football | March 05, 2015 7:43 IST

    Madrid: Two goals by Neymar and one from Luis Suarez gave Barcelona a 3-1 victory over 10-man Villarreal on Wednesday and a place in the final of the Copa del Rey.Barcelona advanced 6-2 on aggregate

  • suarez leads barcelona to win bueno scores 4 for rayo

    Suarez leads Barcelona to win, Bueno scores 4 for Rayo

    Football | March 01, 2015 7:50 IST

    Barcelona, Spain: Barcelona's 3-1 win at Granada from goals by Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi was overshadowed by little-known Alberto Bueno netting four goals in 16 minutes in Rayo Vallecano's victory on Saturday.Bueno struck four

  • barca footballers star in new qatar airways commercial

    Barca footballers star in new Qatar Airways commercial

    Football | February 06, 2015 12:02 IST

    Doha: Barcelona footballers Neymar, Gerard Pique, Andres Iniesta, Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez star in Qatar Airways' new commercial in which they discover the airline's new flights by immersing themselves in the local culture of

  • neymar messi help barcelona rout elche 5 0 in copa del rey

    Neymar, Messi help Barcelona rout Elche 5-0 in Copa del Rey

    Football | January 09, 2015 5:13 IST

    Madrid: Barcelona set aside its off-field troubles and put on a show in which Neymar, Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez scored in a 5-0 route of Elche in a Copa del Rey last-16, first-leg match

  • know the bad boys of the year 2014

    Know the "bad boys" of the year 2014

    Other Sports | January 10, 2015 11:01 IST

    New Delhi: The year 2014 which is just few days away, has witnessed many big sporting events. But as always, no big sporting event is ever completed without a controversy.There had been number of incidents

  • top football moments of the year 2014

    Top football moments of the year 2014

    Football | January 07, 2015 11:16 IST

    New Delhi: The year 2014 has been a great year for football especially for India. The nation saw the resurgence of football through Indian Super League. It was a really a great step to revolutionize

  • suarez finally scores messi nets 2 in barca win

    Suarez finally scores, Messi nets 2 in Barca win

    Football | December 21, 2014 12:27 IST

    Barcelona, Spain: Luis Suarez's long wait for a goal in the Spanish league finally ended when he added to Lionel Messi's brace to give Barcelona a 5-0 win over Cordoba on Saturday.After putting Barcelona ahead

  • suarez says painful to miss copa america

    Suarez says painful to miss Copa America

    Football | November 13, 2014 12:55 IST

    Montevideo: Uruguay star striker Luis Suarez said being barred from playing in the 2015 Copa America was "very painful".In June, FIFA banned Suarez for four months and suspended him from nine competitive international matches after

  • suarez leads barcelona 2 1 comeback at almeria

    Suarez leads Barcelona 2-1 comeback at Almeria

    Football | November 08, 2014 23:31 IST

    Barcelona, Spain: Luis Suarez set up two late goals to lead Barcelona's 2-1 comeback victory at Almeria in the Spanish league on Saturday.With Barcelona facing a third straight loss in the competition, Suarez went on

  • ronaldo receives third golden boot award

    Ronaldo receives third Golden Boot award

    Football | November 05, 2014 23:52 IST

    Madrid: Cristiano Ronaldo said he still has many years of football to come as he picked up his third Golden Boot award on Wednesday for scoring the most goals in Europe's domestic leagues last season.Ronaldo