19 March 2012

[Youth] The Infantil A signing two good draws against Arsenal and Fulham

The team of Fran Sánchez and Xavi Franquesa conducted two friendlies last weekend before the infantil teams Arsenal and Fulham.

The Infantil A the ranks of FC Barcelona enjoyed the last weekend of two very special. Pupils Fran Sánchez and Xavi Franquesa faced Arsenal and Fulham, the champions of the Premier League infantils National Tournament. Both English teams visited the Ciudad Deportiva Joan Gamper as a reward for the achievement of this tournament.

As set out the club's website, the first game was played on Saturday at 12pm. Barça faced Arsenal, and the result ended tied at 2. The match was very even across the two halves and highlighted by some remarkable plays, but neither team enjoyed many times.

The second game, against Fulham, which took place on Sunday at 10.30am, but had a very similar, and the end result was a tie also, in this case to one. The set of Fran Sánchez and Xavi Franquesa offered a good game, although the match was very competitive. The coach Fran Sánchez admitted after the match that "the days of interaction have been fun, and have served for players to interact with the kids English." The azulgranas not only played two friendlies with Arsenal and Fulham, but have done the Camp Nou Tour Experience. (via SPORT)