Barcelona’s Juvenile A have won the 2017/18 UEFA Youth League after beating their Chelsea counterparts 3-0 in the final.
Alejandro Marqués is being the main protagonist of the UEFA Youth League final that was held this Monday in Nyon between Barça and Chelsea. The Venezuelan forward has scored his second goal and brings Garcia Pimienta closer to the title.
His double can be worth to be named MVP of a final in which he stands out thanks to his ability to make. The first goal came after a spectacular move by Abel Ruiz, who gave him to score at the head . Marqués is completing a great tournament, since, in addition to the double in the final, he also scored in the quarterfinals against Atlético and in the semifinals against Manchester City.
Present were all the management of sports at the Club; Robert Fernandez, Pep Segura, Guillermo Amor, Oscar Grau and Ariedo Braida,in addition were José Mari Bakero and Guillermo Amor, top managers of professional training football.
Some Board members were also present to watch the Barca B lift the trophy for the second time and to ensure the brand of the club is protected in Europe after the senior side fail to progress beyond the quarter finals.
Barça B was the first winner of this youth Champions League, when four years ago they thrashed Benfica 3-0 with Jordi Vinyals in charge . Last season, Gabri’s team stayed at the doorstep of the final and with Sallent began to walk the impeccable road in this edition. García Pimienta took the witness and the result was a dominating, authoritarian team up with a Carles Pérez who has seven goals and solid back despite four goals conceded in ‘semis’ against the City