De Jong v Elche


Xavi makes it clear who will be the alternative to Busquets in this campaign

Published:18/09/2022 - 19:41h

Updated:18/09/2022 - 19:41h

Frenkie de Jong has shown solvency when acting as a substitute for Busquets. The Dutchman was key in the Catalans' last game against Elche, which allowed them to add another victory

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Although his name sounded like a possible drop for the FC Barcelona in the past market of signings and have the label of transferible, Frenkie of Jong has denied to abandon the club and seem to have encouraged more than face to the current season, in which it has been efficient when Sergio Busquets has not been present on the field in the start of the course.

With the captain, of 34 years, Xavi Hernández knows that it has to go with care avoiding possible injuries product of one overloads, by what has had to elaborate a plan of rotations, especially after the start of the League of Champions, that has altered the dynamics to two meetings by week. Thus, prefer 'dosificar' to 'Busi', alternating him with the Dutch, waiting for finding him a natural spare.

In fact, this movement already has given positive results in the three parties in which the international with the Low Countries has done the times of Busquets on the lawn. In his last presentation in front of the Elche has been to the height, especially in the played of the pass to Robert Lewandowski in an action that finished with the infringement of Verdú and his eventual expulsion.

Of this way, the Barça saw facilitated the work when playing costing of his numerical superiority to impose by 3-0 in front of the ilicitanos. Of Jong, the one who never left to be one of the preferred of Xavi, would be receiving the vote of necessary confidence after showing fully convinced to be able to give it everything to win a fixed square in the diagram of the egarense.

Of Jong wins valuable minutes of face to the World-wide

Likewise, see minutes with a greater regularity will be vital for Frenkie of Jong, the one who also wishes to do with a fixed square in the eleven of Louis Go Gaal with regard to the next Glass of the World. The 'Oranje', that has gone back to the appointment after his absence in the previous edition, is matched in the group To, beside the host, Qatar, and the selections of Ecuador and Senegal.

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