Barcelona will aim to consolidate their place atop the La Liga table when they travel to Anoeta to take on Real Sociedad on Sunday.
AS Roma host Atletico Madrid in Group C of the UEFA Champions League, with both teams looking to kick off their campaign with a win.
FC Barcelona manager Luis Enrique revealed that Lionel Messi is fit to start against Real Sociedad on Saturday at the Camp Nou.
Mere hours after sacking Scotsman David Moyes, La Liga club Real Sociedad have signed former Barcelona B coach Eusebio Sacristan as their manager. David Moyes, formerly of Everton and Manchester United fame, had been at the Spanish club for a year, helping his side pick up 46 points from 38 games and finish 12th in La Liga last year. However, according to The Guardian, the 2-0 defeat to relegation battlers Las Palmas this past Friday proved to be the final straw as Moyes, along with assistant coach Billy McKinlay, were relieved of their duties. “Real Sociedad would like to thank David Moyes and Billy McKinlay for the professional conduct, commitment and dedication which they showed during their roles in the running of the first team,” the club said in an official statement while releasing the pair. Hours after news of his sacking got out, Real Sociedad announced that his replacement would be Eusebio Sacristan, a former midfielder for FC Barcelona and […]
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