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Barcelona played in their change strip of yellow for the first time in the match against Vissel Kobe.
The youngster scored both goals in Barcelona's 0-2 victory over Vissel Kobe in the Rakuten Cup at the Noevir Stadium in Kobe.
Join us for live coverage of the Rakuten Cup match between Vissel Kobe and Barcelona from the Noevir stadium in Kobe. Andres Iniesta will be reunited with ex-Barca teammates and it is the Spanish club's final match in Japan.
Via an official medical report, Barcelona confirmed the absence of Gerard Pique against Vissel Kobe this Saturday. The Catalan central defender has got a muscle problem and Ernesto Valverde has decided not to force him as a precaution.
Sagan Tosu face Vissel Kobe in Fernando Torres' last professional game, pitting him against two friends as he ends his career.
Andrés Iniesta and Fernando Torres have always had a lot in common. Their careers both led them from Spain to Japan, and after the latter announced he was hanging up his boots on Friday, the former Barcelona midfielder sent him an emotional message on Twitter.
The midfielder Andres Iniesta scored the only goal of the game between FC Toyko and Vissel Kobe thanks to an absolutely brilliant strike. Iniesta had to control, set himself and then hit it very close to the right hand upright.
After two months without winning, Vissel Kobe, with Andrés Iniesta and David Villa were finally back to winning ways.
The Japanese side, who boast Spaniards Andrés Iniesta, David Villa and Sergi Samper amongst their ranks, have now lost eight games in a row and are edging closer to relegation.