Martin Braithwaite in a match with Barça at the Camp Nou


Braithwaite keeps shining: Inspired in his debut as a starter at the Camp Nou

Published:7/03/2020 - 21:26h

Updated:7/03/2020 - 21:26h

His signing a few weeks ago was unexpected, but Martin Braithwaite wants to prove that he deserves to play for Barça. The danish keeps shining and he was very inspired in his debut as a starter at the Camp Nou

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The market of winter was very agitated for the FC Barcelona, that reinforced his forward with an unexpected signing. In spite of opting by not making incorporations after the injury of long length of Luis Suárez, the Catalans saw forced to act when it also fell Ousmane Dembélé. After several weeks of debate, negotiations and rumours, the elected was Martin Braithwaite, that arrived pertinent of the Leganés.

The one of Esfjerg has not taken in callar to which doubted of his contracting, because it has started his adventure with good feelings. It cost 18 million euros and has the sight permanently on, but his timidity out of the field contrasts with his naturalidad and atrevimiento inside him. 18 minutes sufficed him to generate two goals in front of the Eibar, and in 21 in the Classical also was about to to mark.

His performance and adaptation translated in a titularity in front of the Real Sociedad, and the Danish did not disappoint. Few expected that in this examination, Quique Setién played it to him with a recently arrived, but planted him in the eleven initial and the tip recovered the verticality that to the culés was being missing them in the last parties. All this with confidence, intensity and showing that it does not do him lacking complicate too much.

In the Camp Nou, the Scandinavian put the spark in the attack with several occasions ofgoal , looking for the back of the saga donostiarra and choosing, almost always, the correct options. His was the first clear opportunity of the meeting with a zurdazo that removed of on Álex Remiro, and his second attempt only remained blurred by an inorportuno slip that caused that it finished toneless and without danger.

His efusividad in the first time turned off after the rest, but the ariete convinced and the terracing him it recompensó with applauses. A head butt in a just corner before the go through changing rooms was his last dangerous intervention, although this did not mean that desconectara. In the resumption percutió by the left band until the minute 88, in which it was substituted by Junior Firpo and left with an ovation.

Setién Follows giving him space to Ansu Fati

With Braithwaite giving to know, Setién follows giving space to Ansu Fati, to the one who reserves with frequency for the last minutes. The technician prefers no presionar to a footballer that still has 17 years, and although it knows all what can contribute, has opted for betting by other alternatives in the last commitments. Against the Real, the canterano gave the goal of the sentence to Jordi Alba, although after the review of the VAR checked that it was offside by centimetres and the 1-0 annotated by Leo Messi was definite.

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