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Festival review: Primavera Sound 2018

10 of the best performances from Barcelona

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Catalan referendum: illegal protest or reclaiming a homeland?

Catalonia holds a referendum to vote on becoming an independent republic. Labelled as ‘illegal’ by the EU and denied by the Spanish Government entirely, the Catalonians are seen as rebellious teenagers of Spain

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Club Profile: Athletic Club Bilbao

For some football teams winning is not the most important thing, Athletic Club Bilbao to this day retains its reputation as a club that believes in more than just making money

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PSG 4-0 Barcelona: Analysis

What next for Luis Enrique and Barcelona?

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Patience is a virtue

Pep Guardiola is trying to introduce a new way of playing at Manchester City, but we need to be patient with him

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Manchester City 0-0 Dynamo Kiev

Manchester City make history as they go through to the quarter finals of the UEFA Champions League, beating Dynamo Kiev 3-1 on aggregate.

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Adam Selby talks Pep Guardiola

With City making history bringing in Pep Guardiola, what does it really mean?

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Ronaldo: Film Review

Cristiano Ronaldo’s film reveals the obsessions in the lonely life of a great player with a big ego

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Festival: Primavera Barcelona

Primavera’s line-up, Barcelona’s sea side; sound and setting in perfect harmony

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The Great FIFA Myth

James Thursfield explores how FIFA has influenced the way we perceive real football

Sagrada Família: Beth Currall

Travel Guide: Barcelona

Beth Currall reports back on her late summer break in Spain’s second largest city.

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Experience… Barcelona

Lucy Gardner offers Barcelona on a student budget