Philippe Coutinho, during a session of training with the Barça


Tireless work of Coutinho to play the Athletic-Barcelona

Published:16/11/2018 - 10:00h

Updated:16/11/2018 - 10:01h

Philippe Coutinho fell lesionado does some days after the party of Champions League against the Inter of Milan, and since works of tireless form in his recovery, to be present in the Athletic-Barcelona of 24 November

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The talentoso Brazilian player of the FC Barcelona, Philippe Coutinho, works from does some days of tireless way in his recovery, training in solitary in the Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper, after having fallen lesionado after the effort made against the Inter of Milan, in the last day of the phase of groups of the Champions League that the Barça contested in Giuseppe Meazza.

'Cou' Already lost the crash in front of the Real Betis this past weekend, and the FC Barcelona noticed his absence. The Brazilian was present in the terracing of the Camp Nou seeing the party, and sure that in more than an occasion had win to get dressed of short and jump to the terrain of game to help to his mates, in an attempt of traced back that finally it was not possible.

The case is that Coutinho suffers a break in the biceps femoral of the left leg, and in the moment in that they made him the medical proofs, established of two to three weeks of drop. If all follow as the planned and the player follows working daily in the Ciutat Esportiva, the forecast says that it will arrive to time to play the Athletic-Barcelona of LaLiga Santander.

What has clear Ernesto Valverde, trainer of the FC Barcelona, is that it will not force with the physical state of Philippe Coutinho, and will not do him play unless have the confirmation that the Brazilian is totally recovered of his ailment.

Ernesto Valverde will not risk with Coutinho

The FC Barcelona already has showed this season 2018-19 that any of his players is indispensable to take out the parties forward, not even Leo Messi. In this coyuntura, and with the depth of staff that have the culés, the 'Txingurri' would throw of other offensive options and in the centre of the field if Coutinho was not recovered of the everything.

Rafinha Alcántara, Malcom or Dembélé would be viable options to relieve to the Brazilian in the forward of the FC Barcelona, as possible companions of Luis Suárez and Leo Messi, those who will be headlines to 100% in the important crash of Wanda Metropolitan. Coutinho, in any case, will have the last word and for now his evolutions are being favourable.

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