THINKING ABOUT MALLORCA
Barça takes a breather: Umtiti and Rakitic are back in the training session
Published:11/03/2020 - 12:58h
Updated:11/03/2020 - 12:58h
Barça is still preparing its match against RCD Mallorca, and this Wednesday it was possible to take a breather. After their absences on Tuesday, Samuel Umtiti and Ivan Rakitic have returned to the training session
The FC Barcelona recovered the past weekend the leadership of LaLiga, and this Saturday will litigate for defending it in the stadium of Sound Moix. The Catalans do not have to fall in the excess of confidence in his visit to the RCD Mallorca, since the Balearic are playing the permanence and do not go to give eases. In this championship there is not small rival, and his registers to domicile invite to not to relax to be able to tie up another victory.
This Wednesday, Quique Setién has been able to take a break, since it has recovered several effective of face to the appointment in the islands. In the last days had returned the doubts to the changing room with some absences in the trainings, but all could remain in anecdote because the Cantabrian has of sufficient time as to prepare the commitment, for which already has drops confirmed by injury and sanction.
The comeback of Samuel Umtiti on the lawn has been important, since the Frenchman carried several sessions exercising to the margin of the group. Taking into account his physical fragility, this had done to jump the alarms, but the one of Yaundé could be smart without more setbacks to measure to the bermellones. Gerard Hammered will be his couple of dance, and the míster has Ronald Araujo in case one of the two fails.
Neither it has given more frights Ivan Rakitic that the Tuesday was not with permission of the club, by a just personal commitment in the day of his birthday. The medullary is much better prepared that the axis of the saga, but equally the Barcelona do not go sobrados of footballers of the first team and any incorporation is welcome. The battle by the title is demanding, and those that more contribute his granite of sand, better.
Beside the 'greater' have gone back several members of the filial, with which the trainer could complete the announcement. In the City Condal have been the usual, and it will be necessary to check who finish reinforcing to the Barça in his duel with the insular. Dani Morer, the quoted Ronald Araujo, Chumi, Monchu, Riqui Puig and Álex Hill have accompanied to an Ansu Fati that already is fixed in the staff.
A key week of three parties
The Barça goes back to confront to a key week with three parties that cleared his options in LaLiga and the Champions League. The Saturday 14 March will touch him beat in duel with the Mallorca, just before resolving, the Wednesday 18 his eliminatory of eighth of final against the Napoli in the Camp Nou. The following Sunday (day 22) will repeat home, with the visit of a Leganés that also wishes to reach the salvation.