After turning down a return to Barcelona to become the club's sporting director, ex-captain Carles Puyol has explained his decision.
Barcelona will be without Ousmane Dembele against Real Madrid after the winger was banned for two matches for his red card against Sevilla.
Amid criticism of Luis Suarez, Barcelona defender Gerard Pique accepted fans would have their say.
Barcelona's pre-season has impacted their start to the campaign, according to Gerard Pique.
Albert Celades' Valencia reign began with a 5-2 loss to Barcelona, in which Ansu Fati once again made headlines for the LaLiga champions.
Lionel Messi could conceivably walk out of Barcelona at the end of the season, but that does not worry Gerard Pique.
Harry Maguire can help Manchester United challenge for silverware, according to Barcelona's Gerard Pique.
Barcelona defender Gerard Pique discussed former team-mate Neymar, who has been linked with a Camp Nou comeback.
Lionel Messi and Gerard Pique were in attendance as Barcelona opened a new stadium named after their former player and coach, Johan Cruyff.
Barcelona pair Gerard Pique and Arturo Vidal went from winning on the pitch to the poker table.