Barca ease to victory

September 1, 2009

“Barcelona began their quest for a second successive league title under Pep Guardiola with a routine 3-0 win over Sporting Gijon in the first round of Primera Liga action at the Nou Camp. First-half goals from Bojan Krkic and Seydou Keita set an under-strength Catalan side on their way and summer signing Zlatan Ibrahimovic grabbed his first for the club late on as Guardiola’s side strolled to a comfortable victory.” (ESPN)

FC Barcelona vs Gijon 3-0 Highlights
(All About FC Barcelona)

Spanish La Liga Season Preview 09/10 – Part 1: The Minnows
“Spain’s La Liga. Best league in the world? If you are judging it on the amount of frenzied anticipation built up amongst football fans around the world, probably. In terms of creating a buzz it has been a pretty damn successful summer for Spain’s top division, with the arrival of some huge, blockbuster names and the forging of so many intriguing new storylines the league is virtually bursting at the seams.” (Just-Football), Part 2: Best Of The Rest (Just-Football), Part 3: The Big Six (Just-Football)