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FC Barcelona News: 3 November 2012; Thiago Messi is Born, Real Oviedo Shares on Sale

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Messi’s son Thiago is born | FC Barcelona
Late on Friday afternoon, his girlfriend Antonella Rocuzzo gave birth to Thiago Messi, the couple’s first child. The greatest player in the world thanked everybody for this support with a brief message on his Facebook account: "Today I am the happiest man in the world, my son has been born, thanks to God for this gift! Thanks to my family for their support. Love to you all!"

Santos star Neymar says it would be 'a dream' to play alongside Lionel Messi | Sky Sports
"To play alongside Messi would be a dream or even just training with him would make me happy," the 20-year-old was quoted as saying by Marca. "For me the three best players in the word are [Andres] Iniesta, Cristiano [Ronaldo] and Messi, but the very best is Messi.

Cantera 'champion' Mourinho should take a look at Barcelona -
The Real Madrid coach claimed this week to be the "champion of the cantera" and after reeling off a list of the homegrown players who made their debuts between 1999 and 2003 (when Vicente del Bosque was in charge), the Portuguese told the press he had given 26 youngsters their opportunities in the first team. But it was only a half-truth.

Friendly match organization ready to hire private yet for Lionel Messi -
Argentina's match-organising company World Eleven has announced that it is ready to hire a private jet for Lionel Messi in order to have him join his national squad. The South American side is facing Saudi Arabia on November 14 and so far it is unclear if the Argentine magician will be able to make the game on time.

Stoichkov´s feelings torn by Mourinho - Soccerway
"I greatly admire Mourinho, he's my friend, but he coaches Real Madrid and I have to hate him," Stoichkov told Radio Marca. "Whoever hires Mourinho does so to win straight away, due to his personality, his philosophy and the football he plays. "Wherever he goes, he always wins. Jose Mourinho and I are friends. He was my coach and I'm very fond of him.

Mourinho eyes record win 100 | Football Espana
Victory today will see Jose Mourinho become only the fifth man in history to reach 100 wins in all competitions as Real Madrid Coach. Los Blancos welcome Real Zaragoza to the Santiago Bernabeu and in only their 133rd official match under their Portuguese tactician, could reach the number of note in record time.

Mourinho criticizes Castilla lineup -
Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho has revealed that he does not agree with the few minutes midfielder Jose Rodriguez is being given by Castilla boss Alberto Toril. "Jose Rodríguez, who you like so much, doesn't get a game for Castilla, while others do despite being 24-years-old. It's really sad," the 49-year-old told reporters at a press conference ahead of this weekend's La Liga encounter against Zaragoza.

Oviedo offering out shares | Football Espana
Fallen La Liga side Real Oviedo are issuing out shares in the club in an attempt to raise funds to fight the threat of administration. Oviedo, who stress that this move is necessary to keep them afloat, are offering fans the opportunity from November 3 to 17 to purchase shares in the club at a cost of €10.75 per share via wire transfer or PayPal.