Oppo’s association with Spanish football club Barcelona is a couple days from entering its second year. In 2015 it gave us the Oppo R7 Plus FC Barcelona release, and today we hear that the Oppo F1 Plus (or Oppo R9 as it’s known on its home business sector in China) will get the same treatment.

Whether it will be showcased as R9 or F1 Plus (after all it ought to be accessible all around, so the last may bode well), the restricted release will be accessible in red or dim shading conspires, another hole uncovers. On top of the selective paint occupations, the club’s logo and an engraving on the back will tell spectators that it’s not only a general F1 Plus.

Oppo F1 Plus (R9) FC Barcelona version Oppo F1 Plus (R9) FC Barcelona release

Oppo F1 Plus (R9) FC Barcelona version

Which is precisely what it will be within, at any rate if a year ago’s practice proceeds into 2016. The Oppo F1 Plus has a metal form, 5.5-inch FullHD AMOLED show, Helio P10 chipset and 13MP/16MP camera team (higher-res selfie shooter, yes).

It’s yet hazy when precisely the FC Barcelona release will be authoritatively declared, yet “soon” sounds likely.