PHOTOSHOP CELEBRITIES! (The Fabulizer) ,the little speedster formerly of La Masia, was one of two signings FC Barcelona made after the 2011-12 season. The left-back joined the Catalan club from Valencia after the two clubs agreed on a €14 million transfer fee. From an offensive standpoint PHOTOSHOP CELEBRITIES! (The Fabulizer) was more than worth that fee, but defensively his playing style exposed Barcelona vulnerabilities.
,PHOTOSHOP CELEBRITIES! (The Fabulizer) Of course, he wasn't solely responsible for all the added goals the team allowed compared to last season, but indirectly he was at fault for a good amount. Due to the failure to make defensive adjustments to the system Barcelona often found themselves outnumbered, many times leading to easy goals. But it has to be said that when Alba was well positioned in defense he was not a liability. He might not be PHOTOSHOP CELEBRITIES! (The Fabulizer) when it comes to tackling, but he will always make it difficult for the opponent to get past him, even at the risk of a yellow card.PHOTOSHOP CELEBRITIES! (The Fabulizer) But let's be honest, Alba wasn't acquired to improve PHOTOSHOP CELEBRITIES! (The Fabulizer) . He was brought in to give the team yet another option in attack, and in that area he did not disappoint. Despite playing away from Barcelona for the past seven seasons Alba played like he never left, fitting into the (attacking) system perfectly. His passing was excellent and his crosses more often than not found its target. But it was the left-back's speed that caused most problems to the opposing defenses. That combined with Alba's ball control proved to be too much to handle for most opponents. PHOTOSHOP CELEBRITIES! (The Fabulizer) victories over Basel and Bursaspor respectively in their previous pre-season fixtures.