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Barca Reveal New Captain

Barca Reveal New Captain

By SL International - Aug 11, 2018 10:30 AM
LaLiga champions FC Barcelona have confirmed their new club captain for the 2018/19 season along with their other three captains.
Click through the gallery to see Barca's four captains for the season.
Following the departure of Andres Iniesta to Japanese outfit Vissel Kobe, Lionel Messi has been confirmed the first captain, the club confirmed on their website.
Messi has had the role of the second captain since 2015 and he will follow in the footsteps of club legends Carles Puyol, Xavi Hernandez and Iniesta.
Sergio Busquets will be the second captain, while Gerard Pique is third line as he enters his 10th season with the club.
Utility player Sergio Roberto becomes the fourth captain, taking over from Javier Mascherano, who left the club in January.
Do you think Barca made the right decision to make Messi the new captain? Let us know in the comment section below.



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bandz@70 Aug 13, 2018 09:12 AM
Messi has no leadership skills
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joemak Aug 12, 2018 01:43 AM
The GOAT...
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RayzaKhosistency Aug 12, 2018 01:24 AM
who else but The God #LM10
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Voltaire Aug 11, 2018 04:09 PM
it's obvious it was supposed to be tye GOAT who takes the armband.
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Myaka weliPhefeni Aug 11, 2018 02:54 PM
Pique and messi was my favourates to take this armbelt
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MR E Aug 11, 2018 01:49 PM
Busqiet for me he should have been the 1st captain then Messi 2nd
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musah005 Aug 11, 2018 01:40 PM
It seems Pique will never captain Barca,as per expected Messi takes it but is he a real leader?
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Pep G junior Aug 11, 2018 11:26 AM
I prefer Messi just playing the game bur its ok. Pique or even gk r fune
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Matayitayi Aug 11, 2018 11:21 AM
He deserve the Armband the G.O.A.T
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Sbo$Bucs Aug 11, 2018 11:20 AM
He should have given Pique or Buosqet
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Jack Nas Jr Mehale Aug 11, 2018 11:14 AM
Perfect time for Messi
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salathiso Aug 11, 2018 11:00 AM
Old story Editor
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teekay4sundowns Aug 11, 2018 10:58 AM
Messi deserve the captaincy

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