Celebrity News: FC Barcelona striker Lionel Messi said on Thursday he was “looking forward to starting pre-season training and meeting new club coach Ernesto Valverde, whom he considers a great coach “.
Lionel Messi met again in the training camp with his teammates, in which it was the first preparatory session of the Argentinean pre-season, who one day advanced his return to work with Barcelona.
Messi and Brazilian Neymar arrived on the same day at the sport city, while the other member of the team, Uruguayan Luis Súarez, started the preseason in the first group with which the new coach, Ernesto Valverde.
The three, who had already seen each other on vacation, had once again met in the sport city.
This afternoon was the first meeting of Messi and the new coach, after the Argentine showed a few days ago in Japan, during the presentation of the new sponsor of the Barca shirt (Rakuten), his desire to meet Valverde.
As they have recalled on occasion during the holidays, Leo Messi, Neymar, and Luis Suarez are eager to meet and put themselves in the hands of Barca’s new coach, Ernesto Valverde. The Extremadura has generated curiosity in a template that is ready to recover the path of triumphs, and one of the keys will be the freshness of a trident that brings together three of the best players in the world.
With nine titles in common and more than 100 goals per season, players will be the main weapon of a team that already has some new faces and that wants to get ready as quickly as possible, since in a few days begins an American tour in the Which will see some rivals Champions.
In addition to Messi and Neymar, today Barcelona has increased the group of players in the training camp with the arrival of Andrés Iniesta, Sergio Busquets, Jordi Alba, Denis Suarez, Digne, Samuel Umtiti, Gerard Piqué and Arda Turan.
Barcelona had planned for today a morning session for the new arrivals in the medical facilities and an afternoon training. Tomorrow all the players available are invited to a double training session in the Sports City, at 9:30 and at 18:30 hours.