Indeed, Pep Guardiola will return to the Camp Nou this summer, but as a competitor, as Manchester City and Barcelona are expected to meet in a friendly match in preparation for the start of the new season.
Manchester City, Barcelona’s opponent in the Jumper Cup:
According to the Spanish station, Cadena Ser, Barcelona will face Manchester City in the Joan Gamper Cup this summer in honor of Juan Carlos Unzue, assistant coach of Luis Enrique in the Catalan team in 2015, who suffers from a serious illness.
The mentioned station indicated that the match may witness a confrontation between the men’s teams and the other between the women’s teams, but so far the two clubs are still discussing these details, waiting to be announced soon.
It is noteworthy that the last time Pep Guardiola visited the Camp Nou stadium as a competitor, was in 2016 in the Champions League competitions, at which time Manchester City lost four goals to zero against the Catalan team.
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