Sport Lionel Messi of Barcelona looks on after the la Liga match between Levante UD and FC Barcelona at Ciutat de Valencia ended 1-1

The top two teams both missed a chance to break clear

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Arsenal have lost to Manchester City and Chelsea recently

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Jordi Alba scored a dramatic late winner for Barcelona

Forster heroics hold Barça but Alba breaks Celtic hearts

Celtic were denied a famous draw here last night with the last kick of the game. For 93 minutes it looked as though their English-born keeper Fraser Forster would earn them a point but when Adriano crossed with Barcelona's last attack Jordi Alba scored from a yard out.

Jordi Alba scored a dramatic late winner for Barcelona

Match Report: Fraser Forster's heroics at the Nou Camp hold Barcelona before Jordi Alba breaks Celtic hearts

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Carles Puyol fell awkwardly in the match with Benfica

Carles Puyol injury rules Barcelona defender out of Sunday's 'El Clasico' against Real Madrid

Carles Puyol's dislocated elbow will keep him out of action for about two months and means Barcelona coach Tito Vilanova faces another unwelcome defensive conundrum for Sunday's La Liga 'Clasico' at home to Real Madrid.

Substitute David Villa, back after a broken leg, struck Barça’s winner

Round-up: David Villa helps Barça stay unbeaten

Barcelona went four points clear at the top of La Liga and remained unbeaten after coming from behind to edge out 10-man Seville 3-2 with two late goals.

Xavi has completely dismissed claims that Spain are playing 'boring' football

Xavi dismisses critics that label Spain boring

Spanish playmaker Xavi has dismissed the allegation Spain have become a boring team.

Vicente del Bosque stops any Real-Barça rivalry in his squad

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has no regrets over failure to eliminate Italy

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has no regrets over passing up the chance to eliminate Italy from Euro 2012 ahead of his side's meeting with Cesare Prandelli's men in Sunday's final.

Vicente del Bosque stops any Real-Barça rivalry in his squad

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque relishing France quarter-final

Vicente del Bosque has said he is looking forward to facing France in the quarter-finals of the European Championships on Saturday but has warned against complacency on the part of the world champions.

Fernando Torres targets more goals at Euro 2012

Fernando Torres has targeted more goals at Euro 2012 after his effort in Spain's 4-1 friendly win over South Korea.

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