PLAGUE OF INJURIES
Coutinho goes to Bayern... When Barça needs him the most
Published:20/08/2019 - 11:04h
Updated:20/08/2019 - 11:04h
Barça confirmed the past weekend an agreement with Bayern Munich for the loan of Philippe Coutinho, and since then only got bad news. The catalans suffer a plague of injuries and the brazilian would have offered solutions
The FC Barcelona has initiated of official form the season 2019-20, and his première is marked by the market of signings and the injuries. The leading is the line more 'touched' by a plague of physical problems that has mixed with the sportive planning, that is slope of an incorporation sounded -the one of Neymar- and has concretised a drop expected in the worst possible moment.
Although many accept that the change of airs of Philippe Coutinho was necessary, to the carioca could him miss in the weeks to come, since before his cession to the Bayern of Munich already knew that Leo Messi would be in the dry dam during a time and just after the announcement of the clubs, Luis Suárez and Ousmane Dembélé also finish 'condemned' to go through the infirmary.
The Brazilian lived a bajón of worrisome performance the past course, but in front of so much drop, had been a good solution. Has a lot of quality, is able to occupy several positions and is adapted to the game of the Barcelona group, something that for the moment is him weighing to Antoine Griezmann, one of the few healthy attackers in the changing room and that now has remained only in front of the danger.
This situation does not involve that his exit was a bad decision, but the bad news have executed a painful coincidence. When the culés decide and give the seen well to the loan, fall all the men of confidence of Ernesto Valverde, that will have to throw forward with what there is at least until the stop of selections of September, that could offer an interesting margin for the distinct recoveries.
The circumstances have, at least, a positive reading, and is that the quarry can keep on being leading. The youngsters of the filial caused feeling in the pre-season, and in addition to Carles Pérez, whose continuity in the first team already was confirmed, the technician could reinforce with other tips of the Barça B, as for example Abel Ruiz that it could appear in the duel against the Real Betis.
The Barça will expect for reconfigurar his forward
While it prepares the last offensive by a Neymar that neither is to 100% physically, the Barça expects for reconfigurar the forward, and is slope of the evolution of Leo Messi. With Griezmann, the youngsters and some alternatives like Rafinha Alcántara to disposal of the míster, the presence or no of the Argentinian will mark the visit of the Andalusians to the Camp Nou, and more taking into account that the culés are needed of points after the defeat in Saint Mamés.