While the contest didn't necessarily live to it's billing, it was still a very eventful affair
Arsene Wenger's embattled Arsenal outfit face an uphill task as they head to the Camp Nou to lock horns with Luis Enrique's all conquering Barcelona side on Wednesday night.
FC Barcelona manager Luis Enrique urged his players to bounce back from the bitter 4-1 defeat to high flying Celta Vigo in midweek when they take on newly promoted Las Palmas on Saturday.
Xavi Hernandez, 35, has called time on his 24 years with FC Barcelona and has revealed that he will join Qatar based club Al Sadd following the completion of this season.
FC Barcelona are in such a great run of form that their fans are looking increasingly confident of winning the treble this season. And Luis Enrique is well aware of this fact. Ahead of a today’s game against Real Sociedad, the Catalan coach has said that it is impossible to control the enthusiasm of Camp Nou faithful now.
Thiago Alcantara, a youth product of FC Barcelona’s famed La Masia academy, has said that he would have stayed at Camp Nou had current Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola remained at Blaugrana.
Luis Enrique, despite revealing his hankering to pull off a treble this season, admitted that Barcelona may well end up trophyless.
Barcelona go shopping after FIFA suspends ban
Members of FC Barcelona have approved the plan to redevelop their iconic stadium Camp Nou. Built in 1957 and enlarged in 1982, Camp Nou holds 98,000. The plan is to increase that to 105,000.
What are the implications of this ban?