NEW 'FINAL' FOR THE BARÇA
To recover second place! Barça wants to attack the Ciutat de València
Published:9/04/2022 - 23:24h
Updated:10/04/2022 - 19:25h
FC Barcelona visits Levante UD this Sunday (21:00 h) for matchday number 31 of LaLiga. The blaugrana are forced to win to overcome Sevilla in the standings
The FC Barcelona goes back to LaLiga Santander with the intention to shake after the tie against the Eintracht Frankfurt of this Thursday (1-1), a party in which the blaugrana were of less to more and of the that remained too many doubts. Xavi Hernández 'lost' in the initial approach and wants to reencontrarse with the good feelings and, especially, with the victory to follow firm in the domestic championship.
The Barcelona picture visits this Sunday the Ciutat of València to confront to the Raise Unit The balloon will throw to film to the 21:00 hours (in Spain) and the two clubs are forced to carry the triumph; the venues to dream with the permanence in the First Division and the blaugrana to recover the second square of the championship and surpass to the Seville again. The ones of Xavi know that it is not allowed to fall in this stretch of the season.
The most recent precedent smiles to the Barça. In the crash of the first turn, in the Camp Nou, the culés carried the triumph by 3-0 in the return of Ansu Fati (with goal) and other so many of Memphis Depay and Frenkie of Jong. Nevertheless, the memory of the Ciutat of València is very bitter: it was the night in which the Catalan picture said goodbye to the League 2020-21.
In this opportunity, on 11 May, the Barça advanced with a comfortable 0-2 that allowed him put leader (momentáneamente), with goals of Messi and Pedri in the first part, but the Raise empató in the beginning of the second half by means of the goals of Gonzalo Melero and Luis Moral. Dembélé Advanced again to the ones of Koeman, but Pedro León went back to sign the tables to seven for the end.
The Barça has changed a lot since
In this season, the Barça has gone 'in crescendo' and the feelings have improved considerably. Xavi Hernández has achieved that the Barcelona group was much more reliable and the results have arrived little by little. Right now, the culés are the team more in shape of all Europe and add fourteen consecutive parties without losing. In LaLiga are six the victories followed.
Valencia (1-4), Athletic (4-0), Elche (1-2), Osasuna (4-0), Real Madrid (0-4) and Seville (1-0) have been the last victims of a 'Xavineta' that has held cruising speed. The Barça has given a twist of ciento eighty degrees and leaves the feeling that the things would be very distinct if the one of Terrassa had arrived before.
A party for reinvindicarse
The Barça wants to recover his best version and for this has to leave a performance of guarantees in the Ciutat of València, as previous for a Barça-Eintracht, in the Camp Nou the Thursday, decisive for the future of the season. The Barcelona want to carry the Europe League and for this have to receive to the group germano with a lot of confidence and leaving backwards the -a lot of- errors that committed in the gone.
The Raise comes with good feelings after imposing by 2-0 to the Villarreal the past week and with spirits to keep growing in this season. They know that a victory in front of the Barça will approach them more to the salvación, by what will live the crash like a true final, to the equal that the square blaugrana.
Drops in the Barça
Xavi will not be able to have the drops known of Ansu Fati, the one who is in the final sprint of his recovery, Sergi Roberto, Samuel Umtiti and Sergiño Dest. It has added Memphis Depay, with one overloads in the isquiotibiales of the left leg, as well as Gerard Hammered that it remained 'KO' in the party of the Europe League. The Catalan suffers a tendinopatía of the aductor long of the left thigh.
The Barça did not give time estimated of drop and the alarms are lit, put as it has desvelado Xavi Hernández, Hammered carried quite time playing with annoyances and in front of the Eintracht did not hold more and finished breaking. The Catalan comes being one of the pillars of the Barcelona approach and will be a very sensitive drop. Sum, up to now, 38 parties between all the competitions and to his 35 lives a state of exceptional form.