A break from the normal routine brings a trip to Saudi Arabia for the Spanish Super Cup
There is an unusual week ahead for FC Barcelona, as La Liga goes on hold and attention focuses to a trip to Saudi Arabia for the new-look four-team Spanish Super Cup. Here’s the schedule for the next seven days.
*All times Central European Time, Saudi Arabia is two hours ahead.
Monday 6 January
King’s Day: Holiday
Tuesday 7 January
10.00am: Training at Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper.
12.00: Trip to Saudi Arabia.
Wednesday 8 January
4.30pm: Training in Saudi Arabia.
Thursday 9 January
8.00pm: Atlético Madrid v FC Barcelona, Spanish Super Cup semi-final (King Adbullah Sports City, Jeddah).
Friday 10 January
5.00pm: Training in Saudi Arabia (if Barça qualify for the final).
Saturday 11 January
Time TBC: Training in Saudi Arabia (if Barça qualify for the final).
Sunday 12 January
7.00pm: Spanish Super Cup final v Real Madrid or Valencia (if Barça qualify).