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FC Barcelona News: 7 March 2016; Barcelona Extend Unbeaten Streak with Win Over Eibar

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Eibar v FC Barcelona: Eleventh heaven for slick Barça (0-4) | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona recorded an eleventh consecutive league victory at Eibar on Sunday, extending their unbeaten run to 36 matches and temporarily increasing their lead at the top of the table to eleven points. Two goals in each half were the difference between the two sides on a wet afternoon in the Basque country.

Recovery session after beating Eibar | FC Barcelona
After a hectic couple of months, FC Barcelona can now look forward to a more relaxing seven days, with no midweek fixture to prepare for. Luis Enrique and his side are not in action again until they face Getafe at the Camp Nou on Saturday at 4.00pm CET.

Luis Enrique says Barça played a 'complete' match | FC Barcelona
Around twenty minutes after the final whistle of FC Barcelona’s sterling 4–0 victory over Eibar, head coach Luis Enrique sat down behind the microphone in the press room inside Ipurua Municipal Stadium. With his perpetually pink cheeks and habitually raspy voice, he rested one elbow on the table, put his hand under his chin and, with a gaze the oozed satisfaction, waited patiently for the first question.

FC Barcelona head into an uncommon, one-game week | FC Barcelona
It's been two months since the last time FC Barcelona were not faced with a mid-week game. And, at this point of the season, any chance for a rest is welcomed before kicking it into gear for the stretch drive. Here's a look at the team's calendar this week:

The FC Barcelona 'trident' reach 100 goals | FC Barcelona
The victory in Ipurua over Eibar keeps Barça in an ideal position in the league thanks to their 4-0 win in the Basque Country. Furthermore, with two goals from Leo Messi and one from Luis Suárez in the win, the blaugranes’ attacking trio have recorded 100 goals in all competitions with the team now in the midst of a record breaking 36 games unbeaten run in the league, Copa del Rey and Champions League.

Mascherano: 'It's all about the titles' | FC Barcelona
"We’re motivated by the idea that we can maintain a sizeable advantage at the top of the table until the end," FCB’s Javier Mascherano said following the team’s 4–0 at Eibar on Sunday. "It’s about winning titles. We know that there are ten games left and that every slip up gives hope to our opponents. We have to keep winning."

Lionel Messi creates goals out of nothing for Barcelona - ESPN FC
Messi's wondrous pass lead to Munir El Haddadi putting Barca ahead after just eight minutes and the reigning FIFA Ballon d'Or winner scored his first goal of the game before the break with a sweeping run and arrowed shot into the bottom corner.

Lionel Messi breaks another La Liga scoring record -
Another game, another record broken by Lionel Messi. This time the Argentine struck to put Barcelona two ahead against Eibar, which was his 20th goal in La Liga this season. It's the eighth campaign that Messi has scored 20 or more goals in the Spanish top flight - and no other player can match that.

Marc Bartra reaches 100 official matches for FC Barcelona | FC Barcelona
Marc Bartra made his 100th appearance for FC Barcelona on Sunday at Eibar after coming on as a second-half substitute. The 25-year-old made his first-team debut under Pep Guardiola on 14 February 2010 at the Vicente Calderón against Atletico Madrid.

Rival watch: Arsenal draw ahead of visit to Camp Nou | FC Barcelona
It was another scintillating weekend of football featuring FC Barcelona's past, present and future rivals in the three competitions currently up for grabs, all of which can still be snatched up by the streaking Catalans.

Barca tracking Rennes wonderkid? | Football Espana
Barcelona are reportedly considering Rennes wonderkid Ousmane Dembele after he scored a hat-trick in front of technical secretary Robert Fernandez on Sunday. According to RAC1, Robert and his assistant Urbano Ortega were among the spectators at Roazhon Park as Dembele fired Rennes to a 4-1 victory over Breton rivals Nantes in Ligue 1.

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