The midfielder will face his former team in the USA
Cesc Fàbregas will play against his former team, FC Barcelona, in some hours. He will do it dressed with Chelsea's jersey, with José Mourinho as a coach and in a friendly between thse European teams i the USA (8pm local time).
The midfielder praised his former team. Here you have his statements:
- "It is nice to play against Barcelona. I spent beautiful years there, some of the most beautiful moments of my career and my life personally as well. It will be great to play against them again."
- "I think they are the best team in the world, especially when the front three are on form. I don’t remember a front three in Messi, Suárez and Neymar as powerful and talented as those three since I was born. Obviously they are a threat to everybody in the competition again this season."
- "We won’t be playing against Messi and Neymar in this game, so we are a bit lucky because of that. But if we want to win Champions Leagues, we have to compete against the best. We will have to do well."