Former Barcelona attacking midfielder Ronaldinho has revealed that it will be an honour to put on shirt number 10 and play football with an outstanding squad at Beirut in April.
Former Barcelona players Ronaldinho, Angoy, Guzmán, Zambrotta, Juan Carlos, Popescu, Belletti, Abidal, Nadal, Edmílson, Goikoetxea, Mendieta, David's, Giuly, Julio Salinas, Luis García, Simao Sabrosa and Ronaldinho. And for Madrid, José Antonio Camacho has chosen César, Pavón, Julio Llorente, Amavisca, Savio, De la Red, Morientes, Roberto Carlos, Fernando Sanz and Karembeu, among others will be part of El Clasico team who will play a post-season friendly on 28th in Lebanon.
The project hopes to help globalise the Barça name and values through former players, and also to continue to exploit their careers after their retirement from professional duty. The initiative foresees the holding of different games and the organisation of parallel events in different places around the world.
Barcelona, who are in second position three points behind league leaders will face Madrid at Santiago Bernabeu and a defeat at the weekend would effectively hand the title to the Merengue for the first time since 2011-12.