Eric Abidal gave an interview to French TV channel on Sunday where he explained the worst moments of his illness. Speaking to TV channel TF1, he said that he asked the doctors to put him into a coma. Abidal is a symbol of everything the Catalan club stands for and made his first appearance against Mallorca a year after his liver transplant. Read more about Eric Abidal’s interview
French footballer Eric Abidal was in charge of getting the game under way against Paris Saint Germain in which Barca won on penalties after drawing 2-2. Abidal hopes to return to footballing duties by December if all goes to plan.