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FC Barcelona News: 28 February 2018; Paco Alcacer Misses Training, Barca Legend Quini Dies

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Return to work thinking about Las Palmas | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona returned to work, and the available players from the first team trained on Tuesday evening on the Tito Vilanova pitch, with one eye on the League match this Thursday against UD Las Palmas. The session was the first of the week after having a rest day on Monday.

Barcelona’s plan to get Dembele back on track | Goal
The time has come to see Ousmane Dembele’s best version. That, at least, is the intention of Barcelona after helping their forward back from four months on the sidelines earlier this season and then another four weeks after his initial injury flared up again.

FC Barcelona legend Quini dies aged 68 | FC Barcelona
Enrique Castro ‘Quini’, who was a player at FC Barcelona between 1980 and 1984, died on Tuesday night of a heart attack at age 68. ‘Quini’ (Oviedo, September 23, 1949) was a synonym for goals par excellence. Also known as ‘The Wizard,’ ‘Quinocho’ or ‘Quinigol,’ he was one of the best strikers in Europe in his time, and a real poacher in the area. During his first year at the Club he also survived a kidnapping.

Lionel Messi meets with FA president as Argentina finalise World Cup plans | ESPN
Lionel Messi received a visit from Argentina Football Federation (AFA) president Claudio Tapia at his Barcelona home as Argentina finalise their World Cup preparations. The Albiceleste will use Barcelona’s training facilities from June 1 until they travel to Russia on June 8.

VIDEO: Top 5 La Masia goals from February 24-25, 2018 | FC Barcelona
It’s La Masia goals time! Once again, we present our midweek video of the top 5 goals scored by our La Masia teams over the past weekend! This week, we have five different goalscorers in our list, while four of the five strikes were products of just two of our La Masia teams — the Under 16B team, which played Nástic and the Under 12D team, both of which played at the Ciutat Esportiva this weekend.

FC Barcelona will play in eSports competition | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona have become a pioneering club after reaching an agreement with the company eFootball.Pro and KONAMI to participate in the first edition of the PES2018 League competition that will start in the next few weeks. The blaugranes will have a professional team that will compete against other European teams to be announced shortly.