Sevilla Threaten Super Cup Action Against Barcelona

Valverde perfila este once para la Supercopa ante el Sevilla

The Spanish football federation (RFEF) announced that teams could field an unlimited number of players without European Union citizenship, a change in the rules for La Liga, which limits teams to three non-EU players in a matchday squad.

Wearing the armband, MESSI lifted the Spanish Super Cup securing a club record 33rd trophy.

Lionel Messi lifting the Spanish Super Cup.

A Sevilla club statement read: "Sevilla FC is surprised by the RFEF [Spanish football federation]'s statement 24 hours before the Super Cup".

"Many players came into this game after time off, having only just returned this week, and this was obvious". In their last statement for the 2018-2019 season, only three were due to be allowed, without exception.

The victor of the match that will be staged in Tangier, Morocco, will be decided over one leg for the first time.

Tottenham boss Pochettino happy to keep Alderweireld
Speaking about any possible incomings, the Tottenham manager said in a press conference: "I think it's so hard now". That is the key this season". "I am the boss and if I expect you to do something then you need to provide it".

New signings Malcom, Arturo Vidal and Arthur were expected to be Barca's three non-EU players on Sunday, although Brazilian centre-back Marlon also travelled with the squad.

Philippe Coutinho has recently acquired a Portuguese passport through his wife, which means he is no longer considered a non-EU player. "As for the Supercopa not being a professional competition, I do not know what to tell you", he said.

Sevilla said they could file a complaint if Barca name an "improper lineup" in Tangier.

This was Messi's first official game as Barcelona captain after Andres Iniesta left the club, and the Argentine ended up lifting his first trophy with the armband.

Incredibly, the victory also scored the five-time Ballon d'Or victor his 33rd trophy in Blaugrana colours, moving him one ahead of the man he replaced as captain, Andres Iniesta - when it comes to the amount of silverware.

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