FC Barcelona, led by ahead Lionel Messi, face Atletico Madrid in a La Liga match on the Estadio Wanda Metropolitano in Madrid, Spain, on Saturday, November 21, 2020 (11/21/20).
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Right here’s what you should know:
What: La Liga
Who: Atletico Madrid vs. Barcelona
When: Saturday, November 21, 2020
Time: 3 p.m. ET
The place: Estadio Wanda Metropolitano
TV: beIN Sports activities
Dwell stream: fuboTV (free trial)
Lionel Messi paid tribute to Javier Mascherano on Monday after his former Argentina and Barcelona teammate retired.
Messi performed with Mascherano for 14 of his 16 years within the nationwide workforce, and for 9 years collectively at Barcelona. Messi succeeded Mascherano as Argentina captain, they usually went to the final 4 World Cups, reaching the ultimate in 2014. At Barcelona, they gained two Champions Leagues, two Membership World Cups, and 7 La Liga.
“It was so a few years collectively, seeing one another on daily basis and sharing a lot,” Messi stated on his Instagram account. “We lived very joyful moments and likewise some very onerous for Argentina and Barcelona. We have now missed you because you left.”
Xavi Hernández, one other Barça nice, stated he was honored to have performed with Mascherano.
“An excellent skilled, humble as few others and with a singular capability to steer,” Xavi stated.
Brazil striker Neymar, who performed with and towards Mascherano, known as the Argentine “a phenomenon as a participant and as an individual.”
Mascherano surprisingly introduced his enjoying retirement on Sunday after his Estudiantes de La Plata membership misplaced to Argentinos Juniors 1-0 within the Argentine championship.
“Out of respect for everybody it’s time to take a step to the aspect and finish this profession,” the 36-year-old defensive midfielder stated.
Mascherano gained 21 main trophies in his profession, together with the 2004 and 2008 Olympic gold medals. From Argentina, he performed for Brazil’s Corinthians, West Ham, Liverpool, Barcelona, and China’s Hebei Fortune earlier than returning residence final yr.
He has probably the most appearances for Argentina, 147.
(The Related Press contributed to this report.)