The president of FC Barcelona has asked the supporters to come on Wednesday to the Camp Nou to get behind the team in the second leg of the Spanish Supercup final against Real Madrid.
Incident on arrival
The coach transporting the FC Barcelona directors was hit by a stone on arrival at the Santiago
Bernabéu. Rosell said “it was a massive shock … but there are lunatics in all corners.
Thank God nothing happened and it was a mere anecdote.”
After the 2-2 draw at the Santiago Bernabéu, Barça are in a great position to claim their third
consecutive Spanish Supercup. Sandro Rosell said after the match that “I want to call on all
Barça fans to come and support the team because they deserve it … our supporters can do what
we can’t get from training”.
Happy with team
After the first clásico of the 2011/12 season, Rosell said “we made a good
impression. I’m very pleased with what I saw … But you could tell that Madrid had had
more days to prepare.”
He also congratulated Pep Guardiola, who has maintained his unbeaten managerial record at the
Cesc, one of us
The other big story of the day is that an agreement in principle has been reached
with Arsenal for the transfer of Cesc Fàbregas. “Cesc is one of us and I’m happy that
he’s coming back home”, said Rosell. “His arrival makes the group
stronger.” On the negotiations, he said “we have paid what we wanted to pay. No more no