Former Barcelona player and legend Andres Iniesta stated that he would look to play against his the Catalan club his former club’s tour of Japan next summer, where the Spaniard plays for Vissel Kobe. Also Read - Jurgen Klopp Likes Lionel Messi a Little More Than 'Perfect Player' Cristiano Ronaldo
According to EFE, The multi-time Champions League and La Liga winner with Barca joined Japanese club Vissel Kobe in July, speaking to a press conference, he said that it would be a unique opportunity and a fantastic moment for him as well as for the Japanese fans to be able to watch his former teammates. Also Read - 'It Was a Hard Blow' - Ronaldinho Recalls The Moment When He Was Arrested
On Tuesday, the La Liga club announced their pre-season tour to China and Japan in 2019, although they have not made clear which teams they would be playing against, however, Iniesta’s comments may suggest that Barcelona could face Vissel Kobe.
the former world cup winner has played in nine matches and scored two goals for Vissel Kobe, which is currently in 11th position in the J-League.
Iniesta also added that he was gradually adapting to the Japanese league, teammates, and life in Japan, adding that he had been warmly received by supporters in Kobe.