FC Barcelona’s difficult season has claimed its first casualty. Manager Luis Enrique announced on Wednesday that this will be his last season in charge of the Catalan giants. The club’s former winger – who had won a La Liga-Copa del Rey-Champions League treble in his first season in charge in 2014-
So far this La Liga season, Villarreal’s Yellow Submarine had tied Real Madrid away, beaten Atletico Madrid at home and tied Barca at home.
Barcelona are in the last 16 of the Champions League, the final of the Copa Del Rey and they are just one point behind Real Madrid in the title race. On the surface, there does not seem to be a crisis. These facts, however, disguise the struggle that the Bluagrana have been facing in this campaign.