The players of FC Barcelona will wear a special shirt on Sunday evening as they host Real Betis on the first day on the La Liga 2017/18 season.
FC Barcelona will show solidarity to the lost souls on Sunday in the wake of a terrorists attack in Barcelona and Cambrils.
The name “Barcelona” will be exhibited at the back of the jerseys instead of the names of the players.
In parallel, players will also wear the #TotsSomBarcelona motto to the front of the shirt, with the extraordinary authorization of LaLiga.
The club has officially confirmed this on their website.
This gesture has received and express approval by the authorities of the Royal Federation of Spanish Football.
Aside from these acts to pay tribute, there will be a minute’s silence before kick-off to commemorate all the victims and offer support to their friends and relatives, and all the citizens and visitors to the city.
In addition, all the FC Barcelona players in the teams across the various sports and age divisions will wear a black armband in all the games taking place over the weekend.
The City of Barcelona and the State of Catalonia has been in a state of shock from yesterday after some terrorists attacked the innocent people in the city center of Las Rambles.
But five persons were killed by armed police men during the heat of the attack.
Security is expected to be given a critical attention as 2017/ 18 La Liga starts this weekend.
Both FC Barcelona and Real Madrid observed minutes of silence before the start of their respective training sessions today.
City rivals Espanyol Barcelona also did observe a minute silence before they started their training today.