FC Barcelona Juvenil A vs. Ajax, NextGen Series Quarterfinals
Wednesday, February 8, 2012 @ 18:30 Barcelona time – Convert to local time
Venue: Miniestadi, Barcelona (Capacity: 15,276)
After a three month break, the NextGen Series is back, with a quarterfinal match between Barça’s Juvenil A and Ajax. Just one game will determine who advances, with the winner of this match set to face Liverpool in the semi-finals. A bit of team news and streams to watch the game can be found after the jump.
During the group phase of the competition, FC Barcelona finished in first place in Group 1, with five wins and only 1 loss from their six games. They scored 20 goals and allowed 9. Their opponents today, Ajax, finished second in Group 3, with 3 wins, 1 tie, and 2 losses. They scored 9 goals and allowed 7.
Forward Jean Marie Dongou, currently the top scorer in the tournament, makes Juvenil A’s squad, despite having recently moved up to the B team. The only absences from the squad are Sandro, Ella, Carlos Julio, and Ernesto.
The match will be shown live via the NextGen website and FC Barcelona’s Youtube page:
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