He FC Barcelona premieres in LaLiga 2020-21 receiving the Villarreal in the match corresponding to day 3 of the championship and which represents the official debut of Ronald Koeman as a Barça coach. The Catalan team begins a new era against a team that has started the season with good results and that has been placed in the upper zone of the classification.

Barça wants to remove from the first game the ghosts of last season, which ended with the historic and painful defeat suffered against Bayern Munich in the Champions League, and also the complicated weeks before the start of the competition, marked by the departure of Luis Suárez ylcriticism of the directive of different players and former players, among which those of his own Leo messi.

Villarreal, meanwhile, arrives at the Camp Nou after having signed a good start to the season, because it has left good feelings before him Eibar and the Huesca and without knowing defeat yet.