Tag Archives: Catalans


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Magical Messi sends Barcelona top in Valladolid rout

10 October, 2019 9:03 am 9:03 am

BARCELONA (Reuters) – Barcelona captain Lionel Messi scored two goals and set up two more as the Catalans thrashed Real Valladolid 5-1 to move top of La Liga. Ernesto Valverde’s side ran out comfortable winners at the Camp Nou, where Saturday’s Clasico against Real Madrid was due to be played before it was postponed until … Read More


Catalans, keep up, pressure, split, Spain, second day, protests

Catalans keep up pressure for split from Spain with second day of protests

10 October, 2019 11:22 pm 11:22 pm

BARCELONA (Reuters) – Demonstrators blocked a train station and several motorways in Spain’s Catalonia region on Tuesday, a second day of protests over Monday’s jailing of nine separatists by the supreme court over their role in a failed secession bid. Police intervened to remove the protesters, who had turned out in smaller numbers than on … Read More