Antoine Griezmann and Frenkie de Jong, during a training with Barça


Griezmann-De Jong: Waiting for an amazing debut

Published:22/07/2019 - 16:56h

Updated:22/07/2019 - 16:58h

Barça fans will be able to enjoy live, this Tuesday from 12.30 PM (Spanish hour) against Chelsea, the debut of Antoine Griezmann and Frenkie of Jong with FC Barcelona

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The barcelonismo is expectante. In question of hours, will be able to see for the first time to Frenkie of Jong and Antoine Griezmann, his two signings more mediáticos and expected of the summer, dressing the elastic Barcelona. The FC Barcelona will face this Tuesday his first party of the Rakuten Cup by Japanese earths, against Chelsea always competitive and with win to put the difficult things to the ones of Ernesto Valverde.

The culés will play from the 12.30 hours (Spanish peninsular hour) after so only a week of trainings, by what the physical value could decant in favour of some 'blues' that carry more shooting to his backs, when beginning a week before the Premier League that LaLiga Santander. Valverde Will give minutes to the big majority of his players, and any of them will play the ninety minutes.

It was the time that was, however, the case is that so much Griezmann as Of Jong will have minutes, and the first opportunity to begin to show to the barcelonismo of what are able. There is deposited a lot of hopes in them so that they help to the team to give the jump of quality and necessary competitiveness in the fight by the Champions League.

The FC Barcelona, that up to now already had one of the best staff of Europe, has reinforced now with two stars recognised worldwide. Of Jong has arrived under a mantle of absolute acceptance, but Griezmann will have to win to pulse, from the minute one, the affection of some fans culé still something resentful by what sucedió does a year.

"Begin against Chelsea will be an honour in a Rakuten Cup that expect have a lot of success. It gladdens me that the first party of Griezmann, Of Jong and Net, the one of the debut, was in Japan", commented the president Josep Maria Bartomeu in the last hours. His words are the reflection of a barcelonismo delighted with a friendly in front of Chelsea, an always spectacular party although there is not at all at stake.

Of Jong and Griezmann, ilusionados with the debut

It will be necessary to see if Of Jong and Griezmann leave good feelings on the terrain of game, and if any of the two achieves to première even to level goleador with the Barcelona T-shirt. To fault of Leo Messi, Luis Suárez and Coutinho, expects that the French star was the big reference up. And, regarding the Dutch, will have more competition that the Frenchman but will try to implant his dynamism and speed in the game.

Goals, assistances, combinations to the first touch and a lot of, a lot of depth. This is what expects that they contribute Of Jong and Griezmann to the Barça. Perhaps it was not from the minute one, but over time his big virtues futbolísticas will go out to relucir to catapult to the Barça to a new dimension. And the fan culé will be able to enjoy of this. Chelsea can be the first victim.

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