◼️ Lionel Messi, Sergio Busquets, Gerard Piqué and Sergi Roberto, will carry the ribbon of the culé team.
For the 2018-2019 season, Argentine Lionel Messi and Sergio Busquets, Gerard Piqué and Sergi Roberto will be captains of Barcelona, after leaving the club Andrés Iniesta.
In a statement from the club, it was reported that La Pulga, who was the second captain since 2015, will be the first player considered to have the captaincy after Iniesta will play with Vissel Kobe of Japan.
Busquets returns to repeat in the quartet of captains of Barcelona because since 2014 has been part of that short list, only that he served as the third captain.
Piqué, who is about to play his tenth season with the Catalan box, is the third player that coach Ernesto Valverde has to carry the tape.
The midfielder Sergi Roberto is the novelty in the group of captains since it is the first time that the ‘canterano’ enters this trio.
For the 2018-2019 season, Barcelona will have as captains players who were trained in their own grounds; The last time this event occurred was in the 2014-2015 academic year when Xavi, Iniesta, Messi, and Busquets were the team’s captains.