MORE THAN A FRIENDLY MATCH
Barça-Chelsea, a match with history, controversial and tension
Published:22/07/2019 - 17:46h
Updated:22/07/2019 - 18:00h
Chelsea will be the first opponent of FC Barcelona in this pre-season, in a match that will be much more than a friendly match for some members of Barcelona squad
Chelsea and FC Barcelona will confront this Tuesday in an exciting duel, that will trascend further of what are used to to mean the friendly parties. It will exist the maximum respect between all the players and the representatives of the clubs, by discounted, but on the lawn will rid much more that a simple score futbolístico. The marker will not be notable to level of titles or competitions, but yes the individual performance.
A lot of players of the FC Barcelona have marked like aim convince to Ernesto Valverde that they can have place in the eleven headline. Umtiti And Lenglet will compete by a place, whereas Rakitic and Busquets do not wish that Frenkie of Jong can loom his place. Griezmann Knows that it will be to title this course beside Messi and Suárez, but even so has the duty of enamorar what before to the barcelonismo to save pitadas unnecessary.
Further of this, the party will be thrilling by mere history futbolística. Barça and Chelsea have starred spectacular duels in the past, and exist pending accounts between both clubs. The picture londinense sent to the Barça home in the Champions of 2004, with Ronaldinho leaving a golazo for the memory in Stamford Bridge and Mourinho comandando to his team to the following round. A polish afterwards, the FC Barcelona deleted to the 'blues' with referee's controversy in 2009, thanks to an unforgettable golazo of Andrés Iniesta that gave the turn to the world and turned into a relic for the barcelonismo.
Some years later, in 2012, Chelsea 'avenged' deleted by surprise to the Barça in semifinals of the Champions League, after a duel in the Camp Nou where Leo Messi failed a penalti and Fernando Torres finish to sentence the crossing in a hand manually with Víctor Valdés. The last meetings between both clubs have not woken up the same emotion, perhaps for having given in previous rounds of Champions League.
Even so, and in spite of the drop of Eden Hazard, the Barcelona will confront to Chelsea that it is the valid champion of the UEFA Europe League, and that by staff and shield keeps on being a potentially dangerous rival. More still for a Barça that so only carries some days training, and to the that are missing him some of his more important players as they are Leo Messi, Luis Suárez, Coutinho, Arthur and Arturo Vidal.
Barça-Chelsea, a party that anybody can lose
Independently of who play, the Barça-Chelsea of this Tuesday will be a première to the big of the pre-season 2019 for the barcelonistas of all the world. Those that reside in Spain, besides, will be able to see the party to a perfect hour (12.30 PM) to enjoy it taking a 'brunch' or a drunk refrescante beside his friends or familiar. And the rest, here can consult the schedules and TV of the party in each country that broadcasts the duel.