Marc Bartra

The Barcelona Squad Of The Pep Guardiola Era: Where Are They Now?

<b>Pep Guardiola redefined football in his four years at Barcelona. Thanks to the Catalan manager, a new method of playing was invented, playing from</b> …

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Portugal midfielder William Carvalho joins Real Betis on five-year-deal from Sporting Lisbon... as Spanish club own up to cheeky photoshop to announce 26-year-old's arrival

William Carvalho has joined Real Betis on a five-year-deal from Sporting Lisbon.<p>The 26-year-old midfielder has signed a deal with the La Liga side …

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Carvajal fit for the World Cup

Carvajal passes fitness test and World Cup fate rests with Lopetegui<p>After an hour-and-a-half undergoing tests in a Madrid hospital, <b>Dani Carvajal</b> …

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Ex-Arsenal star up to third in European form rankings as Ronaldo drops out

Former Arsenal youngster Serge Gnabry has shot up WhoScored.com’s player form rankings into third after a perfect 10 rating as Hoffenheim demolished …

Borussia Dortmund's Christian Pulisic, teammates to testify in bus attack trial

United States international Christian Pulisic is set to testify as a witness in the trial against the man who admitted setting off three explosive …

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Tuchel feels he would still be at Dortmund without bomb attack

Thomas Tuchel believes he would probably still be Borussia Dortmund coach if not for the bomb attack on the team coach last April.<p>Dortmund were …

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Borussia Dortmund players testify in bus attack trial

Former and current Borussia Dortmund players testified on Monday in the trial surrounding the attack on the team's bus last year.<p>Defender Marc Bartra and a police officer were hurt in the April 11 attack.<p>The accused, identified as Sergei W, is charged with detonating three devices as the team made …

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Borussia Dortmund fans bid emotional farewell to Marc Bartra

Borussia Dortmund fans gave Marc Bartra an emotional farewell before Thursday's UEFA Europa League tie against Salzburg in the round of 16.<p>Bartra, …

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Marc Bartra to say official Borussia Dortmund farewell at Salzburg game

Borussia Dortmund and Marc Bartra, now at Real Betis, will say an official farewell ahead of Thursday's Europa League match against RB …

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Sergi Roberto receives congratulations video message from former teammates

<b>Sergi Roberto</b> has had a busy week. Amidst Barça's packed fixture list and training schedule, on Thursday he renewed his contract with the club …

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Real Betis Signs Marc Bartra From Borussia Dortmund

Spanish side Real Betis have announced the signing of defender Marc Batra from Borussia Dortmund for an undisclosed fee.<p>The Spaniard, who joined the …

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Marc Bartra: Defender leaves Borussia Dortmund after emotional rollercoaster

The Spaniard has left Dortmund for Real Betis after two years in Germany which included being injured in the Dortmund bus bomb attack. But he will …

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Marc Bartra leaves Borussia Dortmund to join Real Betis

DORTMUND, Germany (AP) — Spanish defender Marc Bartra is leaving Borussia Dortmund to join Real Betis.<p>Dortmund said it made a "big concession" on the transfer fee to allow Bartra return to Spain after what has been a tumultuous spell in the Bundesliga.<p>Bartra was injured in the bomb attack on …

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Why Borussia Dortmund are right to let Marc Bartra leave

Borussia Dortmund defender Marc Bartra has joined Real Betis in Spain. The decision by Dortmund to allow Bartra to leave has been criticised by some …

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Bartra moves to Betis after being phased out at Dortmund

Marc Bartra joined Real Betis on a permanent deal on Tuesday, ending the defender's difficult spell with Borussia Dortmund.<p>The 27-year-old Barcelona …

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Chelsea snap up Emerson from Roma, Dortmund's Bartra makes Betis switch

Emerson Palmieri (left) celebrates with his Roma teammates after scoring in a Europa League match. Photo: EPA/MANUEL BRUQUEMarc Bartra (left) reacts …

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After the departure of Marc Bartra, how will Borussia Dortmund’s defence line up?

Marc Bartra confirmed his departure to Real Betis in a shock move that nobody expected. But where does this leave Borussia Dortmund’s defence?<p>Ever …

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Financial flex: Man City sign Laporte for $80 million

Let’s pretend, for a brief moment, that Manchester City’s current does indeed have a weakness — what would you, the layman to Pep Guardiola‘s genius, …

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Yahoo is now part of Oath

Before you continue...<p>Yahoo is now part of the Oath family. Due to EU data protection laws, we (Oath), our vendors and our partners need your consent …

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Borussia Dortmund player testifies in bus bomb trial

BERLIN (Reuters) - Marc Bartra, a defender for German football club Borussia Dortmund (BVB), testified on Monday as a witness in a trial against a German-Russian man suspected of detonating three bombs targeting the soccer team’s bus last year.<p>Sergej W., a man suspected of detonating three bombs …

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United linked with move for Borussia Dortmund defender

Manchester City are also said to be interested in Marc Bartra.<p>The transfer window may be about to shut, but rumours are flowing thick and fast. The latest suggests there could be a cross-town tussle between Manchesters United and City for Borussia Dortmund defender Marc Bartra. That comes courtesy …

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Man Utd to make shock £15m raid for Borussia Dortmund defender

<b>Manchester United are set to make a surprise beat-the-deadline swoop on Borussia Dortmund for versatile Spanish defender Marc Bartra, according to</b> …

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Dortmund bomb attack 'changed my life,' Bartra tells court

DORTMUND (GERMANY) (AFP) -<p>Spanish defender Marc Bartra told a German court Monday of his mortal fear when bombs hit the bus of his Borussia Dortmund football team last year in an attack which he said "changed my life".<p>Bartra, 27, was testifying in the trial of German-Russian man Sergei Wenergold, …

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Marc Bartra denies nightmares over Dortmund bomb attack

DORTMUND, Germany -- Marc Bartra has hit out at suggestions that he still has nightmares about the bomb attack on the Borussia Dortmund team bus …

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Arsenal agree Aubameyang fee; Giroud, Batshuayi latest

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is edging closer to becoming an Arsenal player.<p>Multiple outlets (including the Daily Telegraph) are reporting that a $77.9 …

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Dortmund defender Marc Bartra testifies at bus attack trial

BERLIN (AP) — Borussia Dortmund defender Marc Bartra testified Monday at the trial of a man accused of bombing the soccer team's bus last year, saying that he was afraid of dying in the attack.<p>The Apr. 11 blasts shattered a window of the bus and hit Bartra with shrapnel, leaving the team without …

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Fake News: Marc Bartra Asks for 'Respect' After Claims Made Surrounding Dortmund Bus Attack

Borussia Dortmund defender Marc Bartra has hit back at media outlets that claimed he was still suffering problems almost a year after an attack on …

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Klopp claims stoppage time cut short on broadcaster’s orders

File this one under <i>Conspiracy Theories Against Managers, by Managers</i>: Jurgen Klopp believes that first-half stoppage time for Liverpool’s 3-2 FA Cup …

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BVB defender Bartra testifies at bus attack trial

BERLIN (AP) Borussia Dortmund defender Marc Bartra testified Monday at the trial of a man accused of bombing the soccer team’s bus last year, saying …

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Has Borussia Dortmund defender Marc Bartra been put on the transfer market?

According to reports in Spain, Borussia Dortmund’s Marc Bartra has been considered for sale by the board, with Manchester United and City showing …

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