The Ibn Battouta Stadium in Tangier is the location for the Spanish Super Cup against Sevilla FC. This will be only the second time that FC Barcelona have visited Tangier. The blaugranes travelled there on Sunday morning, they left El Prat airport at 11.00am (all times CEST) and landed at 1.00pm.
The Board of Director members Josep Maria Bartomeu, Jordi Mestre, Jordi Moix, Silvio Elias, Pau Vilanova, Josep Pont and, the Executive Director (CEO), Òscar Grau formed part of the travelling party.
The final against Sevilla is Ernesto Valverde’s first opportunity to win some silverware this season and he has decided to bring the whole squad with him as well as Barça B’s Rique Puig and Miranda. It is also the first official game for the new signings Arthur, Lenglet, Malcom and Arturo Vidal.