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.
The Celta vs Barca game referee Vicandi Garrido made a controversial choice in yesterday’s game which significantly affected the fate of the match. The decisions made by the officials in the first half was fair enough but the second half was just controversial enough that the officials overlooked some critical happening in the game.
Without anyone pushing blames, Marc Andre Ter Stegen whole heartedly took blame of the defeat against Celta Vigo on Sunday night and apologized to his team and fans. An error from the German goalkeeper made Celta score their fourth goal in the game.
After the game against Celta Vigo in which the Blaugranas lost, Pique spoke to the press about the game and the error from Ter Stegen. The FC Barcelona defender stressed the team need improvement in different aspect of the game.
The second consecutive defeat at Balaidos Stadium after Luis Enrique departed Celta to take the coaching job for the Catalan club. Luis Enrique takes the blame because he’s responsible for the team but emphasized the defect suffered the whole team and not rival.
FC Barcelona once again had the chance to take the lead on the Spanish League table after Real Madrid played a 1-1 draw against Eibar. For the second consecutive season, the Blaugranas have conceded 4 goals and lost against Celta at the Balaidos Stadium.
On Friday morning, Barca’s first team players assembled at the Ciutat Esportiva Tito Vilanova field as they now turn their attention to Celta de Vigo. All available first team players took part in the workout. Also, Gumbau, Abeledo, Paik and Borja Lopez from Barca B team joined the first team in the training session.[VIDEO BELOW]