SEGUNDO CONSECUTIVE WITH VALVERDE
The FC Barcelona conquers the ninth doublet Ties-Glass of his history
Published:25/05/2019 - 19:20h
Updated:25/05/2019 - 19:20h
After the triumph harvested in the final of the Glass of the King 2018-19 against Valencia (x-x), the FC Barcelona conquered this Saturday the ninth doublet Ties-Glass of all his history. It is the second followed, besides, under the control of Ernesto Valverde
Already they go nine. Shelving the big disappointment suffered in Champions League, the barcelonismo can content to having seen, this season 2018-19, how the FC Barcelona has conquered the ninth doublet Ties-Glass of all his history. And some will not give him the importance that deserves , but it is necessary recalcar that it is the ninth in 120 years of history, and besides the consecutive second under the control of Ernesto Valverde.
The FC Barcelona bent this Saturday to Valencia in Benito Villamarín, thanks to the goals of x and x that served to put the guinda to a big season of the group culé, in spite of the shipwreck in Anfield. It fits to remember that the first of these doublets Ties-Glass arrived in the season 1951/52, after a final of Glass of the King precisely against Valencia. In that then, the culés won 4-2.
The second doublet Ties-Glass arrived hardly a year afterwards, during the season 1952/53, with a Barcelona that bent to the Athletic winning by 2-1 in the final of the Glass of Rey. It did not go until six years afterwards when the Barça went back to sign another doublet, this time in front of the Granada, to the one who surpassed by 4-1. After this, the club suffered the greater drought regarding doublets refers .
They happened 40 years until the Barcelona went back to win another double triumph to level of national titles. It was in the year 1997/98, in front of the Mallorca and after winning the final of the Glass of the King in the penaltis, after a tie to one under the control of Louis Go Gaal. Eleven years later gave beginning the golden stage of the Barça, with Guardiola to the control.
The FC Barcelona won the triplete in the campaign 2008/09, with Leo Messi like big leader, and did not go until the season 2014/15 when the team went back to raise League and Glass of the King the same year, this time with Luis Enrique in the bench. This situation repeated to the following year, in the course 2015/16, whereas with Ernesto Valverde in the bench have produced two doublets more.
Five doublets Ties-Glass with Messi in the staff
The past season the FC Barcelona goleó to the Seville (0-5) in the final of the Glass of Rey, during the farewell of Andrés Iniesta, and this course 2018/19 has been Valencia the victim of the culés, that already accumulate at all less than nine doublets Ties-Glass. Like peculiarity, fits to stand out that five of these nine doublets have won with the best player of the world, Leo Messi, in the staff.
It is clear that have to the best of all time influences, and the Barça has to take advantage of the presence of the Argentinian to follow accumulating titles during the next years. It will be necessary to keep the hegemony showed during the last decade in Spain, to give also the jump to Europe and win a Champions that does not achieve from the campaign 2014/15. At stake they are the last years of the career of Leo Messi... And it is necessary to take advantage of them.