Barça departed from El Prat airport at 11.15 and arrived in Madrid at noon, where the team will face off against Rayo Vallecano this evening at 22.00. Vice-president Jordi Cardoner, accompanied by director Jordi Moix and director of football Andoni Zubizarreta, led the Blaugrana expedition. The directors JoanBladé and Pilar Guinovart will join the team later on this evening.
Upon arrival, the team went directly to the Hotel Eurostars Madrid Tower. The Rayo-Barça match is scheduled to kick off at 22.00 (GolT and Canal+ Liga).