Barcelona management delighted with Samper, Traore progress

Barcelona B coach Eusebio Sacristan is delighted with the progress of young duo Sergi Samper and Adama Traore.

Barcelona B coach Eusebio Sacristan is delighted with the progress of young duo Sergi Samper and Adama Traore.

The pair were promoted from the U18 team to play in Barca's Catalan Cup semifinal win over Nastic.

Eusebio said: “They are two youngsters who have good qualities. We wanted to see how they would compete in the next age group. Today they played against a professional team and they did a good job. Games like today’s allow us to evaluate and make decisions about the upcoming season.”

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