Mascherano shared the dressing room with Messi in Barcelona between 2010 and 2018.
Athletic Club face Barcelona on Sunday night in the competition’s final at La Cartuja stadium in Seville.
Koeman and his players are expecting a tough night in Bilbao when they face the city’s giants, Athletic Bilbao.
Messi returned to Barcelona’s squad for the match against Huesca after missing the team’s draw with Eibar last week.
Barcelona star Lionel Messi revealed on Saturday that Pep Guardiola and Luis Enrique played an important role in his career with Barcelona.
Lionel Messi scored his team’s winning goal over Levante after 75 minutes to save Barcelona from another negative result.
Messi dragged a nervous Barcelona to a 1-0 win at home to Levante in La Liga on Sunday to cool tensions after a chaotic week at the Catalan club.
Barcelona out-classed Ferencvaros and eased their way to a 3-0 away win on Wednesday for a fifth consecutive Champions League victory.
The Spanish manager extended his contract with Manchester City, which led to many speculations about the transfer of Barcelona star to the Citizens.
The Spanish manager will be looking forward to win Manchester City’s first ever Champions League trophy during his remaining time with the Citizens.
Font believes luring former midfield great Xavi Hernandez back to the club would spark another golden age for the Catalans.
Busquets has been ruled out of Saturday’s La Liga clash away to Atletico Madrid due to a knee injury sustained on international duty with Spain.
Argentina conceded a first-half penalty but recovered to secure a 1-1 draw against Paraguay in the 2022 World Cup qualifiers in Buenos Aires on Thursday.
Barcelona new signingPedri expressed his happiness to play alongside Barcelona star, Lionel Messi.
Messi came off the bench to score twice and lead Barcelona to a 5-2 home victory over Real Betis on Saturday.
Brazilian legend Dani Alves revealed on Friday that the year he spent in Juventus after leaving Barcelona was the worst in his career.
Koeman cursed his side’s profligacy after they drew 1-1 at Alaves on Saturday, dropping points for the fourth game in a row in La Liga.
Neto made an embarrassing gaffe as his side were held to a 1-1 draw away to Alaves on Saturday, despite playing the final half an hour with an extra man.
Ousmane Dembele struck early and Lionel Messi converted a late penalty as Barcelona won 2-0 at Juventus in the Champions League.
Ramos once again proved to be the man for the big occasion as he converted a fiercely debated penalty to help his side to a 3-1 win over rivals Barcelona