Riqui Puig, player of the FC Barcelona


Riqui Puig follows without knowing the titularity with Xavi

Published:13/12/2021 - 12:19h

Updated:13/12/2021 - 12:36h

Riqui Puig keeps like the only player of the Barcelona staff that has not been headline since Xavi Hernández assumed the technical direction. Samuel Umtiti and Luuk Of Jong already have been headlines with the egarense to the control, leaving only to the canterano

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Perhaps in principle all aimed to that one of the benefited with the exit of Ronald Koeman would be Riqui Puig. However, his situation does not seem to have changed a lot now that Xavi Hernández has taken the reins of the first team; in front of Osasuna, neither was to title.

Since the egarense arrived from Catar, the midfield player has been the only Barcelona that has not initiated like titling. To date, Samuel Umtiti and Luuk Of Jong accompanied him in this group of the that anybody wants to form part, but the Frenchman and the Dutch already have redeemed .

Of this way, Riqui Puig continues relegado to the bench seeing how the míster prefers to call to other players to configure his eleven. Included Philippe Coutinho, Yusuf Demir, Óscar Mingueza and Ilias Akhomach already have been headlines, whereas Busquets and Gavi have been the immovable for the one of Tarrasa in his six commitments directed.

Others of the effective more recurrent in the titularity with the Barça have been Jordi Alba, Ronald Araújo, Frenkie Of Jonh, Nico González, Memphis Depay and Gerard Hammered, with five each one. The situation already begins to be worrisome for the canterano to the not seeing action like titling.

It persists the 'maleficio' on Riqui Puig

In total, Riqui Puig accumulates 83 minutes on the lawn from the arrival of Xavi: it went out from the bench in the debut of the míster in front of the Espanyol, as well as in the commitments in front of the Betis by LaLiga and the Bayern by the Champions. Besides, it is the effective second of the staff with fewer minutes of game, only by behind the 72 of Yusuf Demir.

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