Juvenil A is visited by the Athletic Club at the Miniestadi on Sunday (12.00 hours) in the return of the second round of the Copa del Rey Juvenil, having won a tie at 3 in the first leg in Lezama.
Óscar García: "We hope you can come a lot more people than usual, as both players and the game deserve it."
For this reason, Óscar García appeals to the culés are encouraged to see the confrontation: "It's hard to see a better match young age. I encourage people to come. Hope you can come a lot more fans than usual, as both the players and the game deserve it. "Admission to watch the game is free.
Azulgrana coach wanted to make clear that the season is not over: "It is a source of pride not finish the course here" and, therefore, says it will do everything possible for its players to win the game.
The main purpose of the Juvenil A's win the title of Copa del Rey they won last season against Espanyol. But to do so, one of the previous steps is to defeat the Athletic Club in this round.
Looking to match, azulgrana coach has full strength except Bakoyoc and Ella, who are injured, and Grimaldo, with the Under-19. The main novelty in the team is Carlos Julio Martínez, 'Charlie', who has been discharged from his injury. According to Óscar García, "the players are very psyched and looking forward to overcome this tie." One factor that the Catalans are in favor is that playing at home.
The set Bilbao finished as runner-League in the same position as Barça after being drawn against the first of its group. "We played against one of the best teams in the category, and showed us the way it is a very strong rival, aggressive. Do not put anything easy," said Óscar García.
The set features the front Arostegi Santamaria, who in the first leg in Lezama scored a hat-trick and with Bengoa, which is the top scorer of the team. Despite the rivalry, Barça coach believes that games are like that "play nice" as the Copa del Rey is "a beautiful race."
In the first leg of the knockout stages in Lezama, the Juvenil A superimposed, in the second part, the three initial goals of the Athletic Club and tied at the last minute, closing the scoring with a 3-3. Thus, it became clear the large response that has the set of Óscar García: "We were surprised so strong out of the Athletic Club and we had three errors that cost us goals, but the second half went much higher and, even could have won, "the azulgrana coach. (via FCBarcelona.cat)