Philippe Coutinho Correia
Philippe Coutinho was understandably delighted after making his debut for Spanish giants Barcelona Thursday.
After Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi sent Barcelona through to the semi-finals of the Copa del Rey, Sergio Busquets hit out at Espanyol.
After the club-record signing made a bright 22-minute cameo from the bench, Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde praised Philippe Coutinho.
Philippe Coutinho made his Barcelona debut as a substitute as Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi goals booked a Copa del Rey semi-final spot.
Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde has left Philippe Coutinho on the bench for Espanyol's visit, with the Brazilian awaiting his debut.
Barcelona could hand debuts to new signings Philippe Coutinho and Yerry Mina against Espanyol on Thursday.
The famous number 14 shirt worn by Dutch great Johan Cruyff has been taken over by Barcelona record signing Philippe Coutinho.
After Yerry Mina and Philippe Coutinho joined the leaders of La Liga, Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde hinted further players could sign.
Lionel Messi and Gerard Pique applauded Philippe Coutinho as he trained with Barcelona for the first time.
Barcelona distanced themselves from reports that they had reach a deal with Antoine Griezmann and boss Ernesto Valverde avoided controversy.