There’s a busy weekend in store at FC Barcelona with the handball team back in action and the football team away to Levante for a Sunday lunchtime kick-off. Saturday brings Barça B at the Miniestadi and European roller hockey in the Palau Blaugrana.
This is what you have to look forward to (all times CET):
8.30pm HANDBALL Helvetia Anaitasuna v FC Barcelona Lassa
Now that the international competitions are over, Barça continue to defend their one hundred per cent league record in Pamplona against the tem in tenth. But coach Xavi Pascual is missing all of Ruesga, Jicha and Noddesbo.
6.00pm FOOTBALL FC Barcelona B v Olot
The reserves have moved up the table to eleventh and next up its fellow Catalan side Olot, who are five places below them.
8.00pm ROLLER HOCKEY FC Barcelona Lassa v Iserlohn
Barça are already sure to finish second in their group and are already looking forward to their quarter final in the European League. But there’s one fixture still to play, at home to the winless Germans.
12.00pm FOOTBALL Levante v FC Barcelona
Luis Enrique’s side are three points clear at the top of the league with a game in hand, and on Sunday they have an early start against the side at the opposite end of the table.
12.00pm WOMEN’S FOOTBALL FC Barcelona v UD Granadilla Tenerife
Second meets eighth in a crunch match for the Barça ladies, who trail leaders Athletic Bilbao by six points.
12.00pm U19 FOOTBALL RCD Mallorca v FC Barcelona
After beating Zaragoza last week, Gabri’s team have the chance to narrow the gap on third placed Mallorca, who currently lead them by ten points.
12.30pm BASKETBALL FC Barcelona Lassa v Morabanc Andorra
Scond placed Barça (16-2) take on the eighth placed Andorrans (9-9) in Liga Endesa action this weekend.