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Madrid moves to block second Puigdemont comeback bid in Catalonia

Spain’s executive said Wednesday it would block Carles Puigdemont from being re-appointed president of Catalonia, putting pressure on the separatist camp to pick another candidate and form a regional government after months of limbo. 417 more words

Barcelona contains Real Madrid

Barcelona escapes from this Clasico with their unbeaten Liga record and they will surely go the whole league season without losing a game! Real Madrid had a man advantage for 45 minutes, they had chances, but they couldn’t make the most of them and the Catalans claim a 2-2 point. 29 more words


Police up security in Catalonia as more protests loom


© AFP/File | Authorities say security will be increased in Catalonia, particularly in front of government buildings and European institutions

BARCELONA (AFP) – Police upped security Wednesday in front of government buildings in Catalonia and provided special protection for several political leaders, judges and prosecutors as further pro-independence protests loom, authorities said.Separatist activists have in the past weeks taken advantage of the void left by a renewed crackdown on the restive region’s independence movement to step up their protests by blocking roads and clashing with police, raising fears of radicalisation. 289 more words

Emerging and fading limelights; the league game back

What a weekend it was at the end… Fantastic is just an understatement. We anticipated the return of club league games and to our amusement it was not just back but with incredible bangers! 567 more words

EPL 2017-2018 Season

Argentines Demise in Messi's Second Home

As the international friendly break comes to a close, teams have had time to assess their game plays from the club levels ahead of the Russia world Cup in June. 425 more words


Catalonia separatist movement risks taking radical path


© AFP / by Daniel BOSQUE | Protesters scuffle with riot police at a demonstration in Barcelona Sunday as analysts say the pro-independence movement is at risk of becoming radicalised… 766 more words