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The headquarters of the final of Glass of Rey, reason of discord

Published:9/02/2018 - 12:39h

Updated:9/02/2018 - 12:39h

The headquarters of the final of the Glass of the King will be, as every year in which the Barça arrives to the final, reason of debate. Santiago Bernabéu keeps on being the favourite option, although the Real Madrid is used to to find always excuses so that it was not like this

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The FC Barcelona achieved to win in front of the Valency with the targets of Philippe Coutinho and Ivan Rakitic. The Barcelona team attained to do well the goal of advantage of the party of gone and the Camp Nou and sentence the semifinals in front of the team valencianista to play his fifth final of Glass of Rey consecutive, this time in front of the Seville. Now, the headquarters of the final will be the main reason of debate.

The favourite option of the FC Barcelona keeps on being Santiago Bernabéu, but would be rare that this year do not have works programmed or any another excuse to avoid that the headquarters was the coliseo madridista. Wanda Metropolitan, Mestalla or Saint Mamés seem the most viable options, taking into account that the Real Madrid will not yield his stadium.

The opinion of the protagonists of the final

The proposal of José Castro, president of the Seville and rival of the FC Barcelona in the final, is the one of the two stadiums of the Andalusian capital, the Sánchez Pizjuán and The Cartuja. However, the option does not finish to convince to some of the Barcelona protagonists. Ernesto Valverde commented, after the party that "I already have played a final of Glass in the field of the rival -in the Camp Nou- and the truth is that it would not like me repeat".

Ivan Rakitic also said his, in tone jokingly, on the proposal of the president sevillista. "I have me knowledgeable of what said the president of the Seville. I invite him to Barcelona, if it wants to. Loved to play against my ex team, in a city that loves me, but will suffice with the party of League. Now seriously, the best is to find a neutral stage that avenges us well to all", commented the Croatian midfield player.

On the other hand, Andrés Iniesta commented that it does not matter him the stadium where play the final, but the fact to be in her "The stage gives the same. The important is that it was our people and that we play it. We will be loved to visit the stadium that was", signalled the manchego.

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