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5 Barcelona superstars who will shine this season

Jidonu Mauyon
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13.54K   //    30 Aug 2018, 10:36 IST

FC Barcelona v Juventus - UEFA Champions League
FC Barcelona

The 2018/2019 campaign has begun in all the major leagues across Europe, with every club looking forward to meeting up with their objectives for the new season. Just like other outfits, Catalan giants, FC Barcelona are also aiming to achieve huge success during the term.

La Blaugrana won both the La Liga title and the Copa Del Rey trophy last term, with the likes of Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez, Andres Iniesta, Ivan Rakitic and Jordi Alba running riot and delivering a brilliant domestic double at the Nou Camp. 

Having reinforced their squad by signing a number of incredible superstars including the likes of Malcolm, Clement Lenglet, Arthur Melo and Arturo Vidal from the transfer window this summer, the Catalans have come back even stronger and they will be fighting for everything this season. 

Therefore, we take a look at 5 incredible superstars that will shine in the Catalan capital during the campaign:


#5 Arthur Melo

AC Milan v FC Barcelona - International Champions Cup 2018
Arthur Melo joined from Gremio this summer

It cost FC Barcelona up to €40 million to sign Brazilian starlet Arthur Melo from Gremio this summer, and the South American has started adapting to life rapidly in the Catalan Capital, producing a couple of promising performances for the Catalan giants in recent weeks.

The midfielder shares the Barcelona DNA and he has been encouraged to emulate two of the greatest midfielders to grace the Nou Camp - Xavi Hernandez and Andres Iniesta.

Arthur is a decent midfielder with a lot of technical skills, highly effective at building up plays, keeping possession, penetrating opposition defenses and creating chances for his teammates to score. With his incredible talent and amazing work rate, the playmaker will definitely make a mark at Camp Nou this season.

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Jidonu Mauyon
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Jidonu Mauyon is a football enthusiast from Nigeria, who writes for a lot of publications, including the likes of Sportainment, Cube Soccer, Give Me Sport, FootballXtra, and Sportskeeda. He is a great fan of Lionel Messi and he likes to write about Barcelona, Real Madrid, Manchester City and Liverpool. He also covers a lot of topics relating to the EPL, La Liga, Seria A and the Ligue 1. He has been doing great in the field, helping to intensify the passion for the beautiful game by sharing his opinions with his fellow soccer fans across the globe. His works have earned him recognition, notably claiming the Best Essay Writer award in the 2015 Milo Sports Writing Competition. To him, his followers are his best friends and he would go a long way to ensure that he keeps them refreshed and entertained. You love football and he does too, why not follow him so you can burn the passion together?
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