Barcelona getting back into their rhythm but injury concerns is always a headache for the club and the arrival key pair to camp will help them a lot.
Barcelona performing averagely in this La Liga season but this time work is appreciated by the fans. As Ronald Koeman trying different plans to the implant for the club to being on top at performance as well as points table.
In the previous match against Ferencvaros of UEFA Champions League Barcelona did a remarkable performance in the away stadium. Though the stars of Catalans i.e Lionel Messi, Stegen, etc are on rest the also team managed to do well.
In the absence of Lionel Messi, Dembele lead the side and clinch the 3-0 win over opponents. However, they scored all three goals before finishing the first half and brace up themselves with a tremendous lead.
Though the possession, shots on target, etc these things are a lot more than the opponents still Barca is struggling with the defense line. Because Ronald Koeman implanted a new plan for the team in the absence of Pique and Lenglet.
Therefore, they featured Frenkie de Jong along with Oscar Mingueza at centre-back. But Frenkie de Jong professionally played at midfield position from the start of his football career.
So it becomes a headache for the Camp Nou side. Gerard Pique will remain out of the squad for the long period according to the club. Whereas, Lenglet suffered from a scare in the last weekend of the La Liga night.
Good news for the Barcelona
Ahead of centre back problems at Barcelona, according to a report from the Mundo Deportivo good news for the Catalans side. As two new additional players arrive for a training session at Ciutat Esportiva.
According to the report, two new backline holders Samuel Umtiti and Ronald Araujo were the names who added to the training session. So it will be good to see Frenchman wilL be back in business for the Spanish side.
Further, they explained that the presence of Samuel Umtiti in the next match not yet sure. On the other hand, Ronald Araujo might get the chance to play against Juventus or Cadiz including all the rested players.
Previously, Ronald Araujo arrived in the two La Liga games of this for Barcelona. In which he didn’t get more minutes at UCL. But played almost 200 minutes in the total 4 matches he appeared for the Barcelona.
Whereas, Samuel Umtiti who didn’t feature for the Barcelona since the start of this season. He appeared in only 18 matches in the last season including all the competitions played by the Camp Nou side.
Hence, his entry for the training session and presence in the friendly match played on the Wednesday gives the hopes of his appearance in the next games for the Barcelona. Therefore, will come to know before the start of the match after having all his fitness test.