18 January 2012

To Madrid

Guardiola's team, tonight contest the first leg of the quarterfinals of Copa at the Bernabeu, Madrid on land at 12 hours.

Barça is already in route to Madrid, where this Wednesday it will dispute the party of going of the rooms of final of the Copa del Rey. The 19 summoned players met with the technical body this morning, at the 9:45 hours, in Ciudat Esportiva and, half hour later, they have gone toward the airport of Barcelona. Tito Vilanova accompanies to the team and it will be in Santiago's stool Bernabéu, next to Pep Guardiola. It is foreseen that the azulgranas lands in the Spanish capital around 12 in the noon.

With the team they have traveled the director of the sport area, Andoni Zubizarreta, the vice-president of the institutional area, Carles Vilarrubí, and, with them, directive Jordi Mestres, Javier Bordas and Jordi Moix. The president, Sandro Rosell, the first vice-president, Josep Maria Bartomeu, and directive Susana Monje, Joan Bladé, Manel Arroyo and Dídac Lee will incorporate to the expedition in Madrid.

Once there, the team will lodge in the hotel Eurostars, where it will be concentrated until little before the hour of the game. (via FCBarcelona.cat)