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FC Barcelona News: 10 April 2017; Squad Travel to Turin, Barcelona B Earn Playoff Spot

Granada CF v FC Barcelona - La Liga Photo by Aitor Alcalde/Getty Images

FC Barcelona on the way to Turin | FC Barcelona
Given the importance of the Champions League quarter final first leg with Juventus on Tuesday at 8.45pm CET, manager Luis Enrique has decided to that Sergio Busquets, Arda Turan and Aleix Vidal should travel too, even though the former is suspended for this match and the latter two both have ankle injuries. Carles Aleñá and Àlex Carbonell of Barça B were also on the flight, while the only first teamer not travelling is Rafinha, who recently underwent surgery.

A much-changed Juventus from the Champions League final in Berlin | FC Barcelona
It was just two years ago when FC Barcelona and Juventus met in the Champions League final, but with the teams set to do battle again at the quarter-final stage, many of those who wore black and white in Berlin have moved on. Since that match on 6 June, the managers on either bench have remained the same in Massimiliano Allegri and Luis Enrique but at least six of Juve’s starting eleven on Tuesday in Turin will be different to the final that Barça won 3-1.

When and where to watch Juventus v FC Barcelona | FC Barcelona
Juventus and FC Barcelona meet on Tuesday in Turin for part one of a mouth-watering Champions League quarter-final tie. Following the historic comeback against PSG last time out in Europe, Luis Enrique's men will be confident of their chances in Europe, though that first leg in Paris will serve as a vital reference against the Italian giants who are excellent at home.

Abidal: 'Barça made a statement with the comeback' | FC Barcelona
Eric Abidal, winner of two Champions Leagues with FC Barcelona, spoke about the club’s current situation in Europe. The ex-blaugrana stated: “Barça made a real statement with the historic comeback against PSG and now lots of teams want to avoid facing them this year.”

The stats that prove Messi & everyone else wrong: Andre Gomes is the new Xavi! | Goal
According to recent reports in Spain, Lionel Messi wants Barcelona to sell Andre Gomes this summer – less than a year after arriving at Camp Nou from Valencia for €35 million. But it seems as if even the world's greatest player neither appreciates nor understands the understated brilliance of Andre Gomes.

Blaugrana managers, united for Europe | FC Barcelona
The three blaugrana managers, Luis Enrique, Xavi Llorens and Gabri Garcia, have come together ahead of the thrilling challenge the Club faces. FC Barcelona is the only club in Europe which still has three teams in Europe’s top three competitions: the Champions League, the Women's Champions League and the Youth League. In the following video, the managers speak about the challenge their sides face.

CF Badalona v Barça B: Play-off spot guaranteed (0-2) | FC Barcelona
Barça B wrapped up the first objective of the season with five games to spare on Sunday, as their 2-0 win at Badalona secures a place in the promotion play-off round of the division. Alcoyano's draw against Ebro combined with this win means Barça are now seven points clear at the top of the table.

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