TL;DR news on Luis Enrique at August 27, 2023

It almost seemed that Luis Enrique was enjoying the extra challenge of dealing with such unexpected events. It was unlikely to have been coincidence that Thiago Alcantara, who also first worked with Luis Enrique at Barca B over a decade ago, was chosen for press duties on Friday. This was the team Luis Enrique had been preparing, and they made a fast start and pinned Sweden back from the first whistle.