On Sunday 14, FC Barcelona will rival Eibar in the Camp Nou and Ernesto Valverde have declared names of players expected to rival Azulgranas. It will be the Matchday 19 for Barcelona and the coach have decided to exempt Malcolm.
For the second consecutive year, FC Barcelona is recorded as the highest earner on LaLiga TV right which make the Catalan based club to be ahead of Real Madrid. According to LaLiga, Blaugrana made 154 million euro which is six million euros more than what Real Madrid made in the 2017/2018 season.
On Saturday 24 February is the Matchday 13 for Barcelona against Atletico Madrid at the Wanda Metropolitano and Barc head coach has selected 18 players that will face the Madrid based club. It will be the first of the three games for the Catalan club within the next seven days.
FC Barcelona have officially revealed the new shirt for next season with the biggest change being the shirt sponsor. The club as well as Nike put up the image of the shirt both on social media and their official website.
Eventually, Josep Maria Bartomeu have announced Ernesto Valverde as Luis Enrique’s successor. The former Athletic Bilbao coach is now the new head coach of Barcelona. The new coach endorsed a two year contract with the Catalan club and an option to extend the deal by one year.
FC Barcelona will welcome Celta Vigo to the Camp Nou on Saturday for the Matchday 26 game scheduled to kick off at 8:45 pm CET. However, Luis Enrique have revealed his 18 man squad that will challenge the Vigo, Galicia based club. After the 6–1 victory against Sporting Gijon, the only new face will be Arda Turan.
FC Barcelona first team players have had their final workout ahead of the Matchday 20 against Real Betis at the Villamarin Stadium. After the workout, Luis Enrique revealed the 18 players chosen travel to Sevilla to face Betis.
Andre Iniesta, Sergio Busquet and Rafinha who are suffering from injury won’t fly with the rest of the players. Jordi Masip is also sidelined and will not make the 18 man squad for the Catalan club.
Here’s a complete list of 18 players that will face Real Betis in the Matchday 20 game for Barcelona;
Ter Stegen, Cillessen, Alba, Pique, Mascherano, Umtiti, Digne, Aleix Vidal, Sergi Roberto, Mathieu, Andre Gomes, Denis Suarez, Rakitic, Arda, Alcacer, Neymar, Suarez and Messi.
On Sunday, FC Barcelona will play the Matchday 19 La Liga game against Eibar at Ipurua Municipal Stadium. It is however the wish of the coach to continue to gain three points in every single game played. This has made Luis Enrique announce his 18 man squad for the game against Los Armeros.
Not even one of FC Barcelona player traveled to Zurich for the gala of FIFA ‘The Best’ that will take place on Monday. The club published on it’s official website informing fans and supporters that no player will fly for the event because they prioritized on the preparation of the Copa del Rey game against Athletic Bilbao.