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Madrid marks the way for Barça ahead of the 'final' at Old Trafford

Published:22/02/2023 - 17:45h

Updated:23/02/2023 - 01:29h

El FC Barcelona se juega la vida en la UEFA Europa League frente al Manchester United. Si bien ha llegado a suelo inglés con bajas sensibles, es momento para dar un golpe sobre la mesa e imponerse ante un equipo de la Premier, tal como lo ha hecho el Real Madrid

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The Real Madrid comes to attain an important victory in the League of Champions in front of the Liverpool, leaving practically sealed his classification to the quarter-finals when imposing by a conclusive 2-5 in Anfield Road. In fact, it has been such the impact of the goleada that the own trainer of the team of Merseyside, Jürgen Klopp, has recognised that the eliminatory is practically sentenced of face to the turn in the Bernabéu.

Of this way, such as they did along the previous season, the whites continue taking out the best of yes in trascendentes continental appointments. The Champions is the most important tournament for the madridismo and has attained to win of categorical way in front of a team of the Premier League, tournament that has a sinfín of figures of the world-wide football, amen of a solid economic muscle by part of his clubs, that almost always split with advantage for a bidding in the market of signings.

The Barça has to see in the mirror of the Madrid

The FC Barcelona, eternal rival of the whites, will be confronting to the eternal rival of the Liverpool, the Manchester United. This duel will take place in the frame of the playoffs of the UEFA Europe League and will define the classification to the eighth of final. After a tie to two marked goals by the controversy, the culés have to follow suit in front of another team of the Premier, that has left clear his fight by the pass, and show again that the teams of LaLiga have the potential to face up him to the English football.

The ones of Xavi Hernández will have to show this personality and harp in the important appointments. Although it splits with hard drops like the ones of Pedri González, Pablo Martín Páez Gavira and Ousmane Dembélé, treats of a 'final' for the Barcelona team, although his big aim of the season is the title of LaLiga. Attain the pass will raise even more the spirits of the team, that at the beginning of year broke his drought of titles.

It will not be easy the challenge, especially for the defences of the Barça, that in the gone already knew what means to confront to a team that plays to a so intense rhythm like the one of the English tournament. Special attention will have the case of Marcus Rashford, the one who could hurt in attack, as well as the movements that can order Erik Have Hag in the medullary once initiated the commitment, taking advantage of the absences of the two 'jewels' culés in the centre of the field.

The Barcelona is faced with an appointment with the history in his visit to a hard rival, by what will have to throw of his best version and show of what is done the sportive project headed by Xavi Hernández. The egarense already has showed that it is possible to go back to dream, make history and litigate byeverything , but for this will have to face 90 minutes —or even 120— of high intensity in the 'theatre of the dreams' in search of the pass to eighth.

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