Barcelona got off to a good start under new manager Ronald Koeman. The team beat Nastic 3-1 in their first pre-season friendly on Saturday.
Ronald Koeman offered his thoughts after the victory and explained Barcelona may be more defensive next season by playing with two holding midfielders.
Konrad de la Fuente made his Barcelona debut on Saturday against Nastic, becoming the first American to feature for the first team.
Rafinha, Matheus Fernandes and Moussa Wague were all left out of Saturday’s matchday squad, suggesting the trio are not in Koeman’s plans for the future.
Serie A side Fiorentina have become the latest club to be linked with a move for Junior Firpo. Barcelona are said to want €12 million for the left-back.
Miralem Pjanic sent a message to fans after his first training session. He Tweeted: “No one can ever take your memories from you. But this is a new beginning, a new incredible story.”
Barcelona reportedly offered Atletico Madrid the chance to sign Luis Suarez and Ivan Rakitic this summer but the Rojiblancos said no.