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Barcelona secure Champions League qualification thanks to late Jordi Alba winner

A stunning goal from Jordi Alba deep into injury time gave Barcelona a 2-1 victory at Real Betis to secure qualification for the Champions League next season. Alba's unstoppable volley at the back post means Barcelona now have an unassailable 11-point lead over fifth-placed Betis with three games of the LaLiga season remaining.
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Real Betis 1-2 Barcelona: Jordi Alba volleys Barca into Champions League

Barcelona booked their place in next season's Champions League thanks to Jordi Alba's stunning volley deep into injury time against Real Betis. Xavi's side led when Ansu Fati, just off the bench, shot into the bottom corner from the edge of the box - his first La Liga goal since 6 November after injury struggles.
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Jordi Alba believes Barcelona will challenge for La Liga title in 2022/23

Barcelona star Jordi Alba believes they have what it takes to challenge for the La Liga title next season. La Blaugrana have impressively stayed on track in recent weeks, despite bowing out of the Copa del Rey and the Europa League in 2022, to avoid a league disaster. Alba’s added...
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Jordi Alba returns for Barcelona trip to Elche

The former Spanish international is enjoying his most consistent run of results since taking charge back at the Camp Nou in 2021, with 13 points from their last five league games. Xavi’s charges will be looking to put yet more pressure on their Top Four rivals with a win at...
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Barcelona 'obsessed' with signing Jose Gaya to replace Jordi Alba

Barcelona are prioritising the signings of a centre-forward and a left-back in the summer transfer window, with Valencia defender Jose Gaya becoming 'an obsession' for the Catalonian board. The Blaugrana were busy in the winter window, bringing Ferran Torres, Dani Alves, Adama Traore and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to Camp Nou. Barça...
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Jordi Alba on Barcelona critics: 'If I play badly, I am killed'

Defender Jordi Alba says he is "killed" every time he plays badly, but accepts that criticism comes with playing for Barcelona. Alba helped create the late winner for Frenkie de Jong as Barca beat Alaves 1-0 on Sunday to move within one point of the Champions League places in LaLiga.
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Jordi Alba admits frustration at Barcelona criticism

Barcelona star Jordi Alba has hit back at his critics following a difficult start to 2022 for Xavi’s side. The Catalan giants have bowed out of two competitions this month after exiting both the Spanish Supercopa in Saudi Arabia and the Copa del Rey. A scrappy 1-0 win at...
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Watch: Jordi Alba burned by Nico Williams as Iker Muniain loops Athletic Bilbao into lead against Barcelona

Barcelona fell behind just 90 seconds into their Copa del Rey tie against Athletic Bilbao this evening, with the Blaugrana being carved open on the counter-attack. The Basque Country outfit recovered the ball from a Barcelona clearance and immediately launched it forward to one of the latest starlets from their academy, as the ball was sent in behind for Nico Williams.
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Jordi Alba admits Barcelona have to improve after defeat to Real Betis

Barcelona welcomed Real Betis to Camp Nou this afternoon in a crucial clash in La Liga . They went into the game hoping for three points, but instead lost for the first time since Xavi took over from Ronald Koeman after putting up a below-par performance. The result means that...
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Xavi not concerned by Jordi Alba injury in Villarreal win

Barcelona left-back Jordi Alba is not believed to have picked up a serious muscle injury in Saturday's 3-1 win over Villarreal. The 32-year-old had been playing with a muscle problem for a while and that appeared to catch up with him against Villarreal as he sank to the turf with 20 minutes to go and had to limp off down the tunnel. He had asked to be replaced ten minutes earlier but Xavi took the risk to keep him on.
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