FC Barcelona is one of the top contender in la Liga as well as one of the two most successful team. According to the Barcelona fixtures and results, they will play total four pre – season matches where three of them in International Champions Cup 2017. Though, in last season of Spanish La Liga, they could not with the league title but won the Copa del Rey. Now, team Barcelona is getting ready for their upcoming pre-season tour matches.
It will be the third consecutive season for Spanish giant Barcelona when they will go to participate in International Champions Cup. But, Barca yet to make any good experience about this friendly competition. They could not win any title of ICC yet. Though, just four season of ICC has just passed. But, this time, they have become more matured and ready to take challenge.
Though, they always play artistic football and they have plenty of star players in the squad which consists of best attackers Messi, Neymar and Suarez. But, the reason of not winning the title is, they used to not take the friendly competition seriously and did not place the best eleven in the field.
But the things are different now and they could not win La Liga 2016/17 but placed second position. So, they want to make rest titles for their own. Now, Barcelona Pre – Season Tour Schedule 2017 are listed below.
Barcelona fixtures and results :
|1st||22nd Jul, 2017||Sat||23:00||ICC||Juventus||MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, New Jersey|
|2nd||27th Jul, 2017||Thu||00:30||ICC||Manchester United||FedExField, Landover, Maryland|
|3rd||30th Jul, 2017||Sun||00:30||ICC||Real Madrid||Hard Rock Stadium, Miami Gardens, Florida|
|4th||9th Aug, 2017||Wed||TBA||Joan Gamper Trophy||TBA||Camp Nou|
According to the above schedule, Barcelona will play their first pre season match in 2017 against Serie A champion Juventus. They have a revenge to take. For Juventus, they ruled out from Champions League quarter final 2016/17.
This time, the major part of International Champions Trophy will be staged in United States. And three matches of Barcelona will be hosted also in United States but three different venues will host the matches.
However, 2nd match will against Manchester United in 27th July, 2017 and 3rd matches will be against Real Madrid which is their top rival club. So, it will be El Clasico. Though, the time table of fourth match is released but the opponent is not revealed.
However, in last year pre – season matches, Barcelona played total six matches where first three of them were in the tournament of International Champions Cup 2016. Barcelona won two matches out of three and lost against Liverpool.
Let’s check below where we present the last year pre – season tour matches result of Barcelona.
Last Pre-Season Tour Barcelona fixtures and results :
|1st||30th Jul, 2016||Sat||ICC||
Barcelona Vs Celtic
3 – 1
|2nd||3rd Aug, 2016||Wed||ICC||
Barcelona Vs Leicester City
4 – 2
|3rd||6th Aug, 2016||Sat||ICC||
Barcelona Vs Liverpool
0 – 4
|4th||10th Aug, 2016||Wed||Joan Gamper Trophy||
Barcelona Vs Sampdoria
3 – 2
|5th||25th Oct, 2016||Tue||Supercopa de Catalunya||
Barcelona Vs Espanyol
0 – 1
|6th||13th Dec, 2016||Tue||Qatar Airways Cup||
Barcelona Vs Al – Ahli
5 – 3