Spain is wonderful. The country is endowed with some of the most scenic features blending both the ancient and modern architecture. The buildings that feature prominently in the cities are a representation of both the rich history that dates back to the 12th century as well as the ultramodern 21st century high rise.
There are three awesome candidates for the coveted FIFA Ballon d’Or award and we’ll find out who it is on January 7th in the new year. The three chosen ones are Messi, Iniesta and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Barcelona FC certainly gave Unai Emery’s Spartak Moscow the cold shoulder last night. The Catalan side won by a convincing three goals to nil and therefore gain a pass into the last 16 of the Champions League competition.
Leo Messi has picked up a second golden boot award for his awesome 50 goal tally of European and domestic goals for last season. The ceremony was held in Barcelona on Monday.
Barcelona’s captain Carles Puyol has been ruled out for at least eight weeks following the dislocation of his elbow the other night in Lisbon.
It was left up to Xavi Hernández to break the deadlock at the Camp Nou against Granada last night when he came on for Thiago. On 87 minutes Xavi scored an absolute belter of a goal to put the Catalans in the lead and earn 3 points for the Blaugranas.