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If Piqué or Umtiti are not ready to face Getafe, Setién will bet on Araujo

Published:13/02/2020 - 23:01h

Updated:13/02/2020 - 23:01h

Barça is preparing its LaLiga match against Getafe, and is doing it looking at the defense. If Gerard Piqué or Samuel Umtiti do not get ready on time, Quique Setién will bet on Ronald Araujo

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The FC Barcelona does not want to lose strength in the battle by LaLiga, and this Saturday faces a challenge complicated in front of the Getafe. While they look for a solution of emergency to reinforce the forward, the Catalans will have to go on with his arms and defeat to an opponent that has turned into disclosure of the championship, in which only it is by behind the Real Madrid and of the pupilos of Quique Setién.

Precisely, the one of Santander will have important decisions that take this weekend, in which his worries no only aim at the head of attack. The defence is in picture from does some days, since injuries and sanctions have multiplied again. With the intact left-handed side, in the right-handed only is Sergi Roberto, because Nélson Semedo is victim of the equal physical problems that some of his mates.

The central go back to be a headache for the culés, with Clément Lenglet sanctioned and Gerard Hammered and Samuel Umtiti 'touched'. The one of Beauvais saw two yellow cards against the Real Betis and has to fulfil a party of punishment, and the Barcelonan continues doing specific work to surpass his annoying. In the same situation finds the one of Yaundé, that seems to go something more advanced in his recovery.

If any of the available defenders did not arrive to time, the technician could bet by Ronald Araujo, that keeps like alternative for the first team. His bagaje is scarce because hardly it accumulates 14 minutes with the 'greater', but already has been included in four announcements and the recently arrived keeps the esteem that had him Ernesto Valverde. Without Jean-Clair Todibo, could arrive him a new opportunity.

The progression of the Uruguayan in the filial has called the attention of the preparadores barcelonistas, that are very pending of his evolution. A year and half after landing in the City Condal, is absolute reference in one of the applicants to the promotion to Second Division, and sum three goals and three assistances in 17 commitments to the orders of Francisco Javier García Pepper in the category of bronze.

Setién Follows opening doors to the youngsters

Although apurará to value the state of his stars, Setién follows opening the door to the youngsters of the Barça, to which has warned that will use without doubting it if they win the place like the rest of the footballers. For the moment, his arrival has given impulse to several midfield players, since Riqui Puig and Álex Hill have joined to Ansu Fati like perlas of the Masia that already have premièred in the season 2019-20.

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