FC Barcelona is known around the world for developing some of football’s top performers, and their academy, La Masia, is regarded as possibly the best on the planet.
However, it is understandable that some players just do not make the cut. But that is not always a worry, as leaving the Catalan club sometimes provides the best chance to earn one’s place in the first team.
Gerard Pique, Cesc Fabregas and Jordi Alba all left Barcelona at a young age only to return after becoming a few of the game’s most impressive players. So the question must be asked, what other former Barcelona players could return to the club?
In this article we will take a look at some of the players who no longer wear the Blaugrana shirt but may do so again one day.