The current Barcelona head coach who have had some worth of success in the Catalan club have announced his retirement which will be at the end of the 2016/2017 season. Luis Enrique made the announcement in the press conference room after the 6-1victory against Sporting Gijon.
Atletico Madrid is set to take on FC Barcelona in Madrid for the Matchday 24 of the Spanish La Liga on Sunday (today). But ahead of the game, Diego Simone spoke to the press and was full of praises for the Catalan club. The Atletico Madrid coach stressed that despite some off display on from the Barca side, they’re still the best football team in the world.
While going into 2016, Luis Enrique left doubts about his renewal as a Barcelona coach. Now in 2017, he still continue to leave doubt on whether to renew his contract with the club. Few days ago while speaking to Barca TV, the coach disclosed he would check the bad side of his work before deciding if he would renew.
Ahead of the France-Sweden game in the 2018 World Cup qualifier games, Barcelona central defender Samuel Umtiti was selected to appeared in front of the media in the press conference room. The Frenchman replied questions relating to his first month at FC Barcelona after he left his former club Lyon.
Ahead of the game that will be played in Sanchez Pizjuan Stadium against Sevilla, Luis Enrique declared that the first 40 minutes of the Champions League game against Manchester City is the best his side has ever played since assumed the job of Barcelona head coach.
There are talks about Pep Guardiola’s intention of acquiring Busquet, Messi and Neymar in the last summer transfer. In the Pre-match press conference in England, the former Barcelona coach however dismissed the rumour by stressing he did not call any of the Barcelona players as media would have it.
After the final training session that prepares the Blaugranas to match up with Man City, Gerard Pique appeared in front of the press to speak ahead of the Champions League game that will kick off 8:45 pm on Wednesday (tomorrow).
Ahead of the game against the former club where he coached, Luis Enrique spoke to press men on certain issues. His main talking points were on Messi’s absence Arda filling the no. 10 player on his squad.In the conference, he applauded Iniesta for his 600th game for FC Barcelona.