Barcelona welcome Getafe to Camp Nou this weekend once they need to return to successful methods after a disappointing 1-1 draw with Athletic Club.
Ronald Koeman may have to take care of accidents and suspension points when Gerard Pique limped off final weekend earlier than Eric Garcia was despatched off in stoppage time. Pedri has additionally been given a quick break after his achievements for Spain on the Olympics.
Barça beat Real Sociedad for 4 of their final outing at Camp Nou whereas Getafe have but to seek out the online this season.
This is how Koeman was capable of arrange Barcelona.
Alba’s expertise will probably be the important thing to Barcelona within the absence of Pique / Quality Sport Images / Getty Images
Net (GK) – Marc-Andre ter Stegen returned to coaching this week but it surely continues to be unlikely that the German will probably be rushed again. Expect Neto to maintain its place.
Sergino Dest (RB) – The American’s growth will probably be thrilling to witness this season and he has carried out constantly up to now.
Ronald Araujo (CB) – The damage bug has hit the center of Barcelona’s protection with Gerard Pique dominated out with a wicket drawback, and the 22-year-old will probably be eager to take his likelihood.
Clement Lenglet (CB) – Eric Garcia’s stoppage time pink card will pressure Koeman to show to the Frenchman.
Jordi Alba (LB) – The Spaniard will probably be compelled to adapt to the lack of his partnership with Lionel Messi and was silent in opposition to Athletic Club final time.
de Jong’s creativity from midfield will probably be essential / Quality Sports Images / Getty Images
Sergio Busquets (DM) – Uncharacteristically wasteful in possession final weekend, Busquets will have to be again to their finest in opposition to Real Betis.
Sergi Roberto (CM) – The 29-year-old will get a uncommon begin in midfield as Pedri enjoys a well-deserved relaxation.
Frenkie de Jong (CM) – The Dutchman’s significance to Barcelona is rising each week and his creativity will probably be the important thing in Pedri’s absence.
Memphis was on the outcomes checklist on the San Mames final weekend / Quality Sport Images / Getty Images
Antoine Griezmann (RW) – Ineffective final day trip in opposition to Athletic Club, the Frenchman continues to be searching for his first purpose of the season.
Martin Braithwaite (ST) – The Dane did not hyperlink to nice impact with Griezmann and Depay final weekend, however confirmed nice promise along with his keep on the opening day in opposition to Real Sociedad.
Memphis Depay (LW) – The summer time recruits saved some extent for Koeman’s facet final weekend and he disturbed the opposition’s line of defense along with his sharpness within the assault.