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Barça takes stock of the international break: No injuries, but more fatigue

Published:20/11/2019 - 18:44h

Updated:20/11/2019 - 22:24h

Barça was very aware of its players during the November international break, and the analysis is slightly positive. Its stars return with more fatigue, but there have been no injuries

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The calendar of the FC Barcelona goes back to go in at stake after a stop of selections, and in the Camp Nou has arrived the hour of the truth. After a start of season something irregular, the Catalans will have to accelerate in LaLiga and the Champions League before premièring the new Supercopa of Spain and the Glass of Rey, in some decisive months to check if this team will struggle by the titles or if it will be necessary to look for solutions in summer.

For the moment, in the City Condal celebrates that November has not left more lesionados, an unpleasant news that the changing room has had to receive already in too many occasions in what it goes of course. To day of today, Ivan Rakitic is about to to receive the high after some annoyances that separated him of the commitments of Croatia, and Nélson Semedo and Jordi Alba will need more time to leave backwards his muscular mishaps.

What is evident, this yes, is that several stars culés have accumulated more wear in these weeks, in which they have completed several friendly and also the phase of classification for the Eurocopa 2020. In the dates FIFA there was a total of 180 minutes to contest, and Leo Messi (against Brazil and Uruguay), Antoine Griezmann (Moldavia and Albania) and Clément Lenglet (Moldavia and Albania), have contested them from beginning to end.

All the demas rested more or less, in a list that complete of the following form: Frenkie of Jong (165 minutes against Northern Ireland and Estonia), Luis Suárez (135, Hungary and Argentina), Arthur (133, Argentina and South Korea), Sergio Busquets (90, Romania), Marc-André ter Stegen (90, Northern Ireland), Moussa Wagué (90, Congo), Ansu Fati (45, Macedonia Sub21) and Jean-Clair Todibo (two parties of training against Turkey and Holland Sub20).

The Barça will need rotations in two key months

In addition to which will be forced, the Barça will need rotations so that the fatigue does not turn into an obstacle, since some of his more important pieces, like the Messi, Lenglet, Griezmann or Suárez are being squeezed to the maximum. The calendar does not offer too many opportunities to give a break to the footballers, but Ernesto Valverde will have to do balances for dosificar to his indisputable.

In the next two months, the azugrana face a key examination to know to what aspire, and will need to take advantage of to the maximum the staff to go aiming victories to his account. Leganés, Borussia Dortmund, Athletic of Madrid, RCD Mallorca, Inter of Milan, Real Sociedad, Real Madrid and Sportive Alavés are his opponents until final of year, and touches to show that the project barcelonista continues prepared to win.

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