FIFA sanction could not stop the FC Barcelona in 2015. The title repóker harvested by the team of Luis Enrique Martinez proves that talent and competitiveness of Leo Messi and his teammates imposed the punishment that has kept in the fridge to Arda Turan and Aleix Vidal six months.
FIFA decided to punish the FC Barcelona with a fine of 450,000 Swiss francs and, more importantly, with the sign ban in markets winter 2014 and summer of 2015. The reason, irregularities in the opinion of the UEFA made the club in recruiting players for their grassroots.
The FC Barcelona presented resources to this decision but was unsuccessful in their appeals. He closed the hiring of Arda Turan and Aleix Vidal two boosters to ensure the maximum level as had the opportunity to align, from January 2016.
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Perhaps the effects have been noticed in football at Barca and in the medium term can take its toll on La Masia, so prolific in the last decade.
However, the first first team has stood perfectly this handicap. Luis Enrique Martinez has skillfully managed a template that, moreover, boasts an unrivaled talent in all its lines. The results are evident: The triplet in the spring of 2015, the European Super Cup in the summer and World Club in autumn.
In the absence party December 30 against Betis, Barca will face the tough slope of January 2016 with the open market winter a repóker in his pocket, qualified for the second round of the Champions League and the Copa del Rey as leader of the Liga. An excellent balance taking into account the obstacles met to strengthen the team.