Messi To Captain Barcelona In New La Liga Season
Lionel Messi has been named the new captain of FC Barcelona following the departure of Andres Iniesta.
Messi, 31, who has been in the club since age 13, would be leading the team in the 2018/2019 season.
Barcelona announced that Messi would be assisted by Gerard Pique and Sergio Busquet.
🔵🔴 Four Barça captains for this season: all from La Masia!
— FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona) August 10, 2018