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Quique Setien talks Barcelona title hopes, Antoine Griezmann and Ansu Fati ahead of Espanyol – Barca Blaugranes
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Quique Setien talks Barcelona title hopes, Antoine Griezmann and Ansu Fati ahead of Espanyol – Barca Blaugranes

Quique Setien faced the press on Tuesday to talk all things Barcelona ahead of the club’s clash against Espanyol at the Camp Nou. The Barcelona boss spoke about Espanyol, the title race, Arturo Vidal’s future, Antoine Griezmann’s best position and Ansu Fati’s development. Here are the main points: Setien on Espanyol The reality is that…

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Barcelona boss Quique Setien relies on youth for Villarreal clash – Football Espana
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Barcelona boss Quique Setien relies on youth for Villarreal clash – Football Espana

Barcelona manager Quique Setien has included eight reserve team players in his 23-man squad to face Villarreal tomorrow night.The Catalan giants are without French pair Samuel Umtiti and Ousmane Dembele for the trip to El Madrigal, with reports from Marca confirming Frenkie De Jong remains out.The Dutch international returns to training next week, but Umtiti…

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Quique Setién has to be braver; he wasn’t hired to be Valverde’s clone – Barca Blaugranes
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Quique Setién has to be braver; he wasn’t hired to be Valverde’s clone – Barca Blaugranes

Quique Setién is on the brink. To be fair, he was given an incredibly hard situation. Coming in for Ernesto Valverde after the winter transfer window, Setién had no say in the composition of the squad. It’s hard enough changing the team in one window, let alone with no real ability to change the team…

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Quique Setien’s rebellions – MARCA.com
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Quique Setien’s rebellions – MARCA.com

The tense scenes between Quique Setien and his Barcelona players at Balaidos on Saturday were nothing new when it comes to the coach’s career in football.There was evidence of a growing rift between the coaching staff and the dressing room at various points during and after the draw with Celta Vigo.Whether it was Lionel Messi…

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Barcelona set to fire Quique Setien at the end of the season – Everything Barca
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Barcelona set to fire Quique Setien at the end of the season – Everything Barca

Quique Setien of FC Barcelona. (Photo by David S. Bustamante/Soccrates/Getty Images) The manager has reportedly lost the Barcelona dressing room.When Barcelona first appointed Quique Setien as their new manager, the hope was that he would bring back the style of play the club was known for and had lost under Ernesto Valverde. Setien said all…

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Quique Setien shows Barcelona’s best youngster the door – Everything Barca
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Quique Setien shows Barcelona’s best youngster the door – Everything Barca

Riqui Puig of FC Barcelona (Photo by Quality Sport Images/Getty Images) Barcelona youngster has been shown the door by Quique SetienBarcelona poor performances against Celta Vigo has proven to be fatal for the Catalans in the title race for the La Liga Santander as the leaders, Real Madrid, clinched all three points against Barca’s local…

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Quique Setien meets Bartomeu and Eric Abidal to talk Barcelona future – Barca Blaugranes
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Quique Setien meets Bartomeu and Eric Abidal to talk Barcelona future – Barca Blaugranes

Barcelona manager Quique Setien reportedly met with president Josep Maria Bartomeu and Eric Abidal on Monday at his house to discuss the club’s current situation. The Catalan giants are now in second place in La Liga, two points behind Real Madrid, with six games left to play after the latest round of results. RAC1 have…

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Quique Setien talks Barcelona tension, Arthur, Griezmann and Atletico – Barca Blaugranes
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Quique Setien talks Barcelona tension, Arthur, Griezmann and Atletico – Barca Blaugranes

Quique Setien was back facing questions on Monday ahead of Barcelona’s big clash with Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou. The Barcelona boss spoke about Atletico, reports of tension in the dressing room and his own position at the Camp Nou. Here are the best bits: Setien on Atletico Games against Atletico are very competitive,…

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Quique Setien at a loss to explain Barcelona’s away form – Barca Blaugranes
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Quique Setien at a loss to explain Barcelona’s away form – Barca Blaugranes

Quique Setien was at a loss to explain Barcelona’s struggles away from home after watching his team drop points again on Saturday at Balaidos. Barcelona twice led, thanks to goals from Luis Suarez, but had to settle for a point after Iago Aspas scored a late free-kick to rescue a point for the hosts. It’s…

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WATCH: Quique Setien and Arthur have intense chat in Barcelona training – Barca Blaugranes
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WATCH: Quique Setien and Arthur have intense chat in Barcelona training – Barca Blaugranes

Quique Setien and Arthur were spotted engaging in a pretty intense chat in Barcelona training on Friday. The Barcelona boss spoke about Arthur in his pre-match press conference after a week of intense subject that culminated with reports claiming he will be sold to Juventus. Setien insisted the midfielder was in an abnormal situation but…

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Quique Setien on the right track: Tactical analysis of Barcelona 1-0 Athletic – Barca Blaugranes
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Quique Setien on the right track: Tactical analysis of Barcelona 1-0 Athletic – Barca Blaugranes

On the eve of Leo Messi’s birthday, Barça downed Athletic Club 1-0 at the Camp Nou. The three points were salvaged by a goal-hungry Ivan Rakitić and good off the ball movement. After a drab 0-0 draw away at Sevilla, Barça really could not afford to drop any more points; yet, for the longest time,…

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FC Barcelona News: 20 June 2020; Quique Setien talks Antoine Griezmann – Barca Blaugranes
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FC Barcelona News: 20 June 2020; Quique Setien talks Antoine Griezmann – Barca Blaugranes

Quique Setien explains Griezmann omission against Sevilla | Football Espana Quique Setien explained why he benched Antoine Griezmann against Sevilla. He said: “I chose to start Griezmann on the bench because we wanted Braithwaite’s speed on the break.” Four games without conceding | FC Barcelona Goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen kept his fourth clean sheet in…

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Quique Setien talks Barcelona injuries, Champions League, Riqui Puig – Barca Blaugranes
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Quique Setien talks Barcelona injuries, Champions League, Riqui Puig – Barca Blaugranes

Quique Setien faced the press on Thursday ahead of Barcelona’s trip to Sevilla in La Liga in what should be the club’s biggest test since they’ve returned to action. The Barcelona boss spoke about the club’s injured players, the new format of the Champions League, Arthur’s future and Riqui Puig’s chances of more minutes. Here…

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Quique Setien praises ‘extraordinary’ Riqui Puig after Leganes win – Barca Blaugranes
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Quique Setien praises ‘extraordinary’ Riqui Puig after Leganes win – Barca Blaugranes

Barcelona manager Quique Setien was full of praise for Riqui Puig after a bright performance off the bench for the youngster against Leganes. The midfielder replaced Arthur on 73 minutes and offered a reminder of his talents as Barcelona secured all three points with a 2-0 win. Setien spoke about the 20-year-old after the match…

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Quique Setien talks Luis Suarez, Antoine Griezmann and Barcelona rotations – Barca Blaugranes
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Quique Setien talks Luis Suarez, Antoine Griezmann and Barcelona rotations – Barca Blaugranes

Quique Setien was back in the press conference hotseat on Monday ahead of Barcelona’s next game against Leganes at the Camp Nou. The Barca boss spoke about Luis Suarez’s fitness, his rotation plans, Antoine Griezmann and Arturo Vidal amongst other things. Here are the best bits: Setien on team to face Leganes There will be…

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