Luis Enrique says Leganes put up a good fight, but his core players were able to find the creativity necessary to score. Lionel Messi scored a brace as Barcelona returned to winning ways in La Liga defeating Leganes 5-1. Barcelona handled Leganes with ease as they cruised to a 5-1 win over the newly promoted club. Barcelona head coach Luis Enrique described Andres Iniesta as an 'emblem of world football' as the midfielder celebrates his 20th anniversary.
Barcelona coach Luis Enrique says that Messi, Suarez, and Neymar are all aware they can't play every match for the club.
Mauricio Lemos ignored Barcelona's overtures this summer because he preferred to focus on playing regular football at Las Palmas, where he feels he's better placed to progress at this stage in his career.
Lemos, 20, was the subject of a bid from Barca which could have been as much as €12 million after add-ons,
according to multiple reports in the Catalan press. Real Madrid were also credited with an interest.
Despite the eventual signing of Lyon defender Samuel Umtiti, it's claimed the