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Top 5 matches to watch for this European weekend

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2.- Athletic Club vs FC Barcelona

Friday kicks off with La Liga’s first match of the season, it will happen at the new San Mames Stadium between Athletic Club and FC Barcelona.

The Catalan club is already looking forward to flexing their new arrivals in a complicated match, they have Frenkie de Jong and Antoine Griezmann ready to make their official debut.

Manager Ernesto Valverde might not have Lionel Messi ready for this first game due to his injury, but he is confident on the players he has available for this first match.

Barcelona is starting their road to a third consecutive La Liga title, which will be even more complicated than it has been in previous seasons.