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FC Barcelona News: 7 October 2016; Neymar, Suárez shine with national teams, Barça and Real Madrid chasing Swedish wonderkid

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Three FC Barcelona internationals in World Cup qualifying Friday - FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona players will be back in action during the international break on Friday, when a trio of stars face important tests in World Cup qualifiers.

Brazil and Uruguay win, Argentina draw - FC Barcelona
Luis Suárez, as ever, played a prominent part in Uruguay’s 3-0 win over Venezuela with two assists. The first set up Lodeiro on 29 minutes before Cavani made it 2-0. Suárez then created the PSG striker’s second goal to maintain Uruguay’s place at the top of the South American standings with 19 points.

Football–basketball hybrid game enlivens FC Barcelona training session - FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona's players are renowned for their technical skills. But at Thursday's training session, they were put to the test with a different sort of football challenge — one that involved not a goal, but rather a basketball hoop. But are any of the players capable of getting the ball in the basket? Check out this video and see for yourself!

Spain draw with four Barça players in the team - FC Barcelona
Lopetegui's men dominated the first-half in Turin with Iniesta playing a crucial role in the team's attacking play. However, the goal failed to arrive and Gianluigi Buffon held firm in the home teams goal in the face of some impressive build-up play and over 70% possession.

Hleb regrets Barca move | Football Espana
The Belorussian joined Barca for 15 million euros but failed to make an impact at Camp Nou, he was loaned out a year later before leaving the club permanently in 2012.

Barca, RM chase Swede | Football Espana
Barcelona and Real Madrid are among a host of European clubs chasing Swedish teenage striker Alexander Isak, according to reports.

Pep: Cruyff influenced a generation | Football Espana
It was Cruyff, who passed away earlier this year, who gave Guardiola his Barcelona debut in 1990 and the current Manchester City manager pointed to the impact that he had on both Amsterdam and Catalonia where his playing ideologies still exist to these days and a raft of his players are now in coaching.

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