In the week leading up to the league kick-off the players have just Tuesday to relax Luis Enrique makes his Camp Nou managerial debut in the Gamper Trophy on Monday before next Sunday’s La Liga opener against Elche
It’s going to be an action packed seven days for FC Barcelona starting with the Joan Gamper Trophy on Monday and ending with the opening league match of the season against Elche in the Camp Nou on Sunday. As every year, Monday’s game against Club Léon will mark the new squad’s official presentation before the fans.
There will be five morning training sessions at 10.30 in the Ciutat Esportiva – Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday - plus morning and afternoon sessions on Thursday. The players will have Tuesday free to recover from Monday’s evening’s match.
Monday 18 August
10.30 am. Training in the Ciutat Esportiva
7.30 pm. Presentation of the first team squad in the Camp Nou
8.30 pm 49th Joan Gamper Trophy, Barça v León FC in the Camp Nou