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FC Barcelona News: 9 April 2016; 18 Make Real Sociedad Trip, Barcelona Chasing Marquinhos

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FC Barcelona's 18-man squad for Anoeta visit | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona face a tricky trip to Anoeta to take on Real Sociedad on Saturday (8.30pm CET) for Week 32 of La Liga, without the suspended Luis Suárez. Luis Enrique's 18 players for the match are: Ter Stegen, Bravo, Piqué, I. Rakitic, Sergio, Dani Alves, Arda, A.Iniesta, Messi, Neymar Jr, Rafinha, Mascherano, Bartra, Munir, J. Alba, S. Roberto, Adriano and Vermaelen.

FC Barcelona squad sets off for San Sebastian to face Real Sociedad | FC Barcelona
The FC Barcelona squad set off for San Sebastian on Saturday morning ahead of the 8.30pm CET kick-off for Week 32 of La Liga against Real Sociedad. The 18 players selected by Luis Enrique took off at 10.45am and are due to arrive in the Basque city at midday.

Luis Enrique focuses on the task at hand | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona head coach Luis Enrique Martínez was staunch in his defence of his players and the team’s overall approach during Friday’s press conference. With FC Barcelona having seen their league lead dwindle to six points after a draw and a defeat in their last two league meetings, they now go on the on the road face Real Sociedad at Anoeta, where Barça are winless in their last five visits.

Talking points ahead of Real Sociedad v FC Barcelona | FC Barcelona
There's has been plenty to talk about going into the Saturday 8.30pm CET kick-off at Real Sociedad. We take a look at some of the main topics being discussed on the streets of Barcelona and San Sebastian.

When and where to watch Real Sociedad v FC Barcelona | FC Barcelona
Cominfg off a 2–1 victory in the first leg of the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals, FC Barcelona turn thier focus back to La Liga this weekend when they head to San Sebastian in northern Spain to take on always-tough Real Sociedad at Anoeta. The game kicks off on Saturday, 9 April 2016 at 8.30pm CET.

Marquinhos agrees deal with Barcelona -
Marquinhos has reached an agreement with Barcelona but the European champions remain in negotiations with Paris Saint-Germain over the Brazil defender's transfer. Goal understands the centre-back has approved an annual salary of around €4.5 million, as well as a signing-on fee worth €3m, after talks between the club and player held in Madrid.

Barcelona inform Brazil of decision on Neymar - ESPN FC
Barcelona have finalised their agreement to allow Neymar to play in this summer's Olympics but not in the Copa America. Barcelona president Josep Bartomeu said last weekend that it would be "impossible to convince us" to allow Neymar to play in both tournaments, which would keep him active throughout both June and August.

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