Spanish LaLiga Santander - Camp Nou stadium, Barcelona, Spain - 1/03/2017. Barcelona's Ivan Rakitic celebrates a goal. REUTERS/Albert Gea
CAIRO_6 June 2020: Barcelona midfielder, Ivan Rakitic, reveals that he enjoyed playing alongside Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar Jr, who shared the attacking line of the team between 2014 to 2017.
"It was very enjoyable. We attacked at every possible chance, we were dangerous and deep and had everything. It was a joy to play with them." Rakitic told Marca.
Rakitic arrived to the Catalans in 2014 summer from Sevilla and he was accompanied by many newcomers including, Luis Suarez and Marc Andre ter Stegen.
The Croatian continued "We were very strong and got stronger with time. We reached the final at our peak and I remember how we felt. We said that we didn't want the season to end because we wanted to keep playing."
During Rakitic' debut season, the club had a remarkable success under their new manager, Luis Enrique, who led them to win the treble.