Ask anyone in the world and there will be few who would truly not recognize the names Messi, Iniesta and Xavi. Arguably the 3 most influential players of the current team at FC Barcelona, fans of what is regarded as the best football club in the history of the sport will have the amazing opportunity of watching their idols in action.
The FC Barcelona Asian Tour 2013 makes it stop in Malaysia this 9th and 10th of August at the Bukit Jalil National Stadium. The 9th of August would see the team training in unfamiliar conditions and followed up by what would be a great spectacle for fans as Messi and Co. take on a select Malaysian XI national team.
This will surely be one of the key attractions in Kuala Lumpur and a real treat for fans and neutrals alike as they get to watch the world’s greatest player work his magic with their very own eyes.
“Three years after the team’s last Asia tour, FC Barcelona will return to the continent where they will play against the Thailand national team in Bangkok (Thailand) on August 7, and then on August 10, the Blaugrana will play against a selection of the best players of the Malaysian league in Kuala Lumpur.”
Taken from: FC Barcelona’s Official Site
“Fans will surely savour this chance to see the World Player of The Year for the fourth year running in the flesh, Lionel Messi and World Cup and European Champions Xavi, Iniesta, Fabregas and co.”
“Despite the date falling on the third day of Hari Raya Aidilfitri, Barcelona chief executive officer Antoni Rossich said the date was the most suitable for the Catalan club to hold its pre-season tour matches, as most of the club’s players are expected to be called up for international duty with their respective countries right after that.”
The FC Barcelona Asian Tour 2013 will surely be one of the key attractions in Kuala Lumpur and a real treat for fans and neutrals alike as they get to watch the world’s greatest player work his magic with their very own eyes.