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ESPN – Luis Suarez and magical Lionel Messi impress for Barcelona vs. Valencia

ESPN FC's Craig Burley compliments Barcelona's three points against an 'excellent' Valencia side. Goals in the opening and dying seconds gave Barcelona a 2-0 win over Valencia and meant they momentarily stretched their lead to five points over Real Madrid at the top of La Liga, ahead of their rivals' game with Malaga on Saturday night. However it was far from a vintage performance from the leaders, who were completely outplayed in the first half and looked nervy and tired after their exploits against Paris Saint-Germain in midweek. Valencia were undefeated in 10 La Liga games before this one…

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ESPN – Blaise Matuidi at his best but couldn’t stop PSG falling to heavy Barca defeat

Luis Suarez erupts in the second half with two brilliant solo goals seeing Barcelona defeat PSG in France in the first leg of their Champions League quarterfinal. ESPN FC's Craig Burley praises Barcelona's front three after dismantling PSG in Paris. Barcelona's Luis Suarez gave the Blaugrana a commanding lead with two spectacular goals against PSG. Barcelona forward Luis Suarez discusses his performance against PSG and looks ahead to the second leg at Camp Nou. PARC DES PRINCES, PARIS — Paris Saint-Germain face the tallest of orders after a 3-1 pasting in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League quarterfinal against Barcelona on Wednesday. Two Luis Suarez goals and another from Neymar put Laurent Blanc's depleted side to the sword and PSG must now score three times at Camp Nou — without conceding! — if they are to advance to the semifinals. In losing to the Catalan giants, Les Parisiens' impressive 33-game unbeaten home run in Europe is over….

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