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.
The world football governing body FIFA have published list of nominees for st coach 2016. The list comprises of ten coaches managing either national team or a club side. However, Luis Enrique who was previous winner of the award have being included by FIFA to compete once again.
Luis Enrique thinks his side was very fantastic in the first half after loosing the game against City in the second half. Messi initially gave FC Barcelona the lead with his first goal while they had opportunities to extend the lead, they failed in that regard.
In an extensive interview with The Sun, Lionel Messi talked and compared both his recent coach and former coach who will clash for the second time this season. He stressed that both Luis Enrique and Pep Guardiola’s style of play are very different.
After a few incident that have taken place in the changing room, the story have found it’s way out somehow. What’s bothering Luis Enrique is not fitness of his best players nor any sporting activity, but the leaks of information that is coming from the dressing room. This have angered the coach so much that he’s now bent on finding spy in the dressing room.
Aleix Vidal is tired and frustrated that he’s still a Barcelona player. The right back have decided to leave Barca after his non participation in six consecutive games for Barca. According to reports from Mundo Deportivo, the 27 years old told members of his teammates in the dressing room that his wish is to leave the club.
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.
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.