Barcelona midfielder Javier Mascherano has been ruled out of next week's Champions League clash with Celtic with a hamstring injury.
Mascherano was injured in the second minute of Tuesday's 4-1 La Liga win over Real Sociedad and is now likely to be ruled out of action for two weeks.
The Spanish club said: "A strain in the right thigh muscle was confirmed which will...
Javier Mascherano has been known as one of world soccer’s most fiery characters for some time. That won’t change anytime soon.
Of the many red cards Mascherano has seen in his career, the one he earned on Tuesday must be the most absurd. The 29-year old was sent off near the end of Argentina’s FIFA World Cup qualifier against Ecuador for kicking the driver of the medical cart...
Barcelona's Javier Mascherano made a miraculous recovery while being carted off by a medic during today's 1-1 draw with Ecuador. "The Barcelona player was being taken off the pitch in the 86th minute...
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Argentina midfielder Javier Mascherano received a straight red card late in Tuesday's World Cup qualifier against Ecuador for kicking the driver of the medical cart which was carrying the stretcher he was laying on.
Mascherano was laying on a strecther which was being carried off the pitch on a medical cart in the 87th minute of the match (which ended in a 1-1 draw) when he...
Argentina’s Javier Mascherano was injured during Tuesday’s World Cup qualifier against Ecuador, and for some reason became irate at the driver of the cart that was carrying him off the pitch—possibly because he was splashed with water and held the driver responsible for some reason, but more than likely because Javier Mascherano is a complete dick—that he kicked the cart...
Here’s a first in soccer. Argentina’s Javier Mascherano was given a red card for kicking the cart driver who was carrying him off the field during their game against Ecuador on Tuesday.
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Defender Javier Mascherano and goalkeeper Victor Valdes have recovered from injury and are available for Barcelona's remaining three games of the season.
The club says Mascherano is fit again after he injured a ligament in his right knee during the Champions League game with Paris Saint-Germain on April 2.
Valdes had been sidelined recently with a right foot problem.
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May 18, 2013
Barcelona and Javier Mascherano have agreed a contract extension that will keep the former Argentina captain at the club until 2016.
Barcelona says the deal will be signed in the coming weeks, with the buy-out clause to be set at ?100 million ($123 million).
The 28-year-old former Liverpool and Corinthians player joined the Spanish league club in 2010. After a rocky start, when...
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July 27, 2012
Javier Mascherano is on the verge of extending his contract with Barcelona until 2016.
The former Liverpool man's current deal runs until 2014 but he is keen to extend his stay in the Catalan capital.
He told Mundo Deportivo, "(The new deal) is on the right track and I hope it will be closed shortly. I am happy, I feel valued and I want to continue for many years.
Mascherano stressed that it would a mistake to focus on the Real Madrid game instead of Wednesday’s match at Stamford Bridge: “We’re in a Champions league semi-final”.
“We want to put the league out of our minds a bit and focus on Chelsea, because we have the chance of reaching the final of Europe’s top competition”. Speaking at Sunday’s press conference, Javier Mascherano...