FC Barcelona Announces Star-Studded Roster for 2017 International
Messi, Neymar and Suárez highlight club’s roster for match in New York
NEW YORK (July 11, 2017) – FC Barcelona today announced its roster for the 2017 International Champions Cup. The roster for the Spanish giants features top players including Lionel Messi, Neymar Jr., and Luis Suárez.
As part of the club’s participation in the 2017 International Champions Cup, F.C. Barcelona will face Italy’s Serie A Champions, Juventus F.C. on July 22 at the MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford.
F.C. Barcelona returns to the United States following yet another successful campaign which saw the club compete in Spain’s La Liga as well as the Copa del Rey, Supercopa de España, and the UEFA Champions League, where they reached the quarter-finals.
Tickets are still available for all of the clubs matches at www.internationalchampionscup.com.
The following is FC Barcelona’s roster for the tournament:
Goalkeepers: Jasper Cillessen, Adrián Ortolá
Defenders: Gerard Pique, Jordi Alba, Lucas Digne, Samuel Umtiti, Aleix Vidal, Marlon Santos, Douglas, Thomas Vermaelen, Marc Cucurella, Sergi Palencia
Midfielders: Sergio Busquets, Javier Mascherano, Andrés Iniesta, Ivan Rakitić, Rafinha, Arda Turan, Denis Suárez, Sergi Roberto, Sergi Samper, Carles Aleñá
Forwards: Lionel Messi, Neymar Jr., Luis Suárez, Paco Alcácer, Munir El Haddadi, Gerard Deulofeu
**Players are subject to change due to injury