This season, we have seen several La Masia prospects used under Ronald Koeman, as Barcelona’s famous academy seems to be getting its chance once more. Players such as Óscar Mingueza and Ilaix Moriba have become regulars in Ronald Koeman’s side, and many more such as Alejandro Baldé, Álex Collado and Konrad de la Fuente are certainly knocking on the door. Check out our full video below to gain an understanding as to who are the players in each position, who could become Barcelona first-teamers in the near future.
On top of Ronald Koeman’s evident desire to implement La Masia and younger players into Barcelona’s first team, the arrival of Joan Laporta and his board of directors will also help our youngsters gain more opportunities on the bigger stage.
Already we are seeing several La Masia products in and around Barcelona’s first team, with more such as Álex Collado set to become official first-team players next season. With Barcelona’s delicate financial situation, Barcelona B could become the best and most appropriate place to look for strengthening the first team, with clear evidence to suggest that already is the case.