Barcelona The two teams face off this Friday
Ivan Rakitic has caused controversy by liking a post on social media.
LaLiga’s official Twitter account was asking followers which Rakitic they preferred ahead of the match between his current and former teams on Friday night.
“Retweet for Barcelona, like for Sevilla,” the post read.
Rakitic happened to like the tweet, which has been spotted by other users on Twitter and still remains on his profile.
The Croatian was handed a start by Quique Setien for Friday’s game at the Estadio Ramon Sanchez-Pizjuan.