Sergi Roberto during the presentation of the MIC in Girona /PHOTO: Mmillan/DIPUTACIO DE GIRONA

Sergi Roberto represented FC Barcelona at presentation of the 12th Mediterranean International Cup (MIC) held at the Salón Plenos of the Girona Provincial Council. The Azulgrana midfielder, who has played in the tournament three times; twice with Barça and once with his old team Reus, talked about his experience in the competition. Sergi Roberto admitted he had a “great experience” playing in the competition and that it was “very interesting playing against teams from other countries.”

Up to 40 difference countries participate in the MIC. The director of the tournament, Juanjo Rovira, said that the competition has “reached a very important level” and that some teams find it difficult to “qualify.” Two different Barça youth teams compete in the tournament: U-14 and U-12.

MIC, four more years in Girona

Jaume Torremadé, President of the Provincial Council of Girona, signed a four-year agreement with David Ballvé, MIC President, to keep the competition in Girona. The presentation of the tournament was attended by Álvaro Vázquez, who represented RCD Espanyol.

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