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Luis Enrique Relishing Tough Sevilla Test

Barcelona manager Luis Enrique knows it won’t be easy to beat the side in fifth place on Saturday at the Camp Nou. Luis Enrique spoke to the press on Friday ahead of tonight’s fixture with Sevilla at Camp Nou. The former Barcelona player expects a tough game against an in-form side lying fifth in the table at this moment. “They push high up the field and will make it difficult for us to start moves,” he commented on Sevilla.”They work hard on their strategy and get the ball out to the wings quickly. Unai Emery is making his mark at Sevilla.” Emery has never managed a victory against Barça, but Luis Enrique feels that this point should be ignored.”No matter what the outcomes of those matches were, both at Valencia and now at Sevilla he has always made things very hard for Barça.” Sevilla have two players currently on loan from Barcelona, both of whom have earned regular places in […] Read more »

He has yet another record in sight

Lionel Messi Happy At Barcelona, Insists Manager Luis Enrique

Luis Enrique, says he is sure Lionel Messi is happy at the Catalan club after the striker hinted this week he might consider leaving Barcelona. Barcelona manager Luis Enrique is convinced that Lionel Messi is happy at the club and insists he has not spoken with the Argentine forward about his recent comments regarding the future. Earlier this week Messi told a newspaper in Argentina that he would consider his future at the end of this present campaign. The 27-year-old added that influences seemingly out of his control might force his move away from the club indicating the fact that the ball lies firmly in the court of Barcelona directors at this moment. His manager Luis Enrique is adamant that the club legend is content with the life in Barcelona. “When I’ve listened to Messi he says he is happy at Barça, I don’t want to talk about speculation, I know that he is very happy here, he’s very proud […] Read more »