The Barcelona will not play the International Champions Cup

Pre-season in asia

The Barcelona will not play the International Champions Cup 2019

Published:28/03/2019 - 00:03h

Updated:28/03/2019 - 00:03h

After having played several times in the International Champions Cup, the FC Barcelona will not participate in the edition of 2019. The Barcelona team will travel to the Asian continent to prepare , where will have split against Chelsea or the Vissel Kobe

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The FC Barcelona will not contest during next summer the International Champions Cup, a competition of which the group culé was an usual during the pre-seasons. In this way, the Barcelona no will see them to him with some of the big European clubs that yes will follow participating in said competition veraniega.

The team of Ernesto Valverde will contest his pre-season in China and Japan. In this way, it will go back to Asia in summer after six years, since the last was in 2013 with Gerardo Martino of trainer. In said turns, will play meetings against the Vissel Kobe -team of Andrés Iniesta, David Villa and Sergi Samper- or Chelsea.

After two years followed preparing in America -the Coast This in summer of 2017 and the Coast West in 2018-, will change the course. The Barça does not step Asian earths from the friendly contested in Qatar in December of 2016. Out of pre-season, also contested here the World-wide of Clubs of 2015, in Japan.

In spite of that one turns in the Asian continent supposes a bigger wear for the players of the staff, the FC Barcelona also takes out benefit in other fields. On the one hand, in the big economic figures that will take out the club for playing in Japanese floor and Chinese; by the another, cultivate the loyalty to the Asian fans.

Real Madrid and Athletic himself will play it

The FC Barcelona will not play the International Champions Cup 2019 but, in spite of this, LaLiga Santander will have prominence by means of the participation of the Real Madrid and the Athletic of Madrid. In fact, both teams will see the faces in a derbi Madrilenian that will celebrate in in New Jersey.

It is necessary to remember that, in the edition of 2017, the team madridista confronted to the FC Barcelona in a Classical that finished with a result of 2-3 favourable to the Barcelona team. This same summer would produce the course of Neymar to Paris Saint-Germain, what went a hard hit for the barcelonismo.

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