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The injury of Jordi Alba leaves free way to Junior Firpo

Published:18/09/2019 - 21:57h

Updated:18/09/2019 - 21:57h

Jordi Alba got injured this Tuesday in Champions, and left Barça with a problem in the left back. The catalans could bet for Junior Firpo, that has free way to start growing stronger

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The FC Barcelona premièred the phase of groups of the Champions with a tie in Germany, where Jordi Alba fell lesionado. The one of L'Hospitalet de Llobregat noticed a prick in his left leg and had to ask the change before the rest, what forced to Ernesto Valverde to bet by Sergi Roberto and reposition to Nélson Semedo in his band. This weekend, the technician extremeño could have better solutions.

In the Signal Iduna Park was not available because engrosó the list of descartes, but the turn to LaLiga will present an opportunity for Junior Firpo. The Hispanic-dominican turned into priority in the market of signings of the past summer because the canterano was too alone in the left-handed lane of the defence, and now has arrived him the moment to show that it is prepared for this challenge.

Some weeks after surpassing his own physical problems, the recently arrived aims to the titularity against the Granada. The youngster remained 'touched' after debuting against the Real Betis by some annoyances in his left knee, and now that already it has left them backwards will be able to participate in a split cheat, because in spite of treating of a recently risen, the Stadium of the Cármenes does not seem easy given the path of the venues and the doubts culés to domicile.

To the of Saint Sunday touches him now hammer to fit in the system of the Barça, confirming that his tuned is optimum and that tácticamente already understands better the diagrams of the míster. The demora that caused the negotiations with the verdiblancos did that it arrived something late to the pre-season, and has had to surpass some obstacles that have left him with hardly nine minutes contested in an only official party.

The side has free road to show that it can litigate by a place, so much if it needs him like first sword as if it touches to cover the absences of his mate. The power, atrevimiento and desborde that exhibited in Benito Villamarín enamoraron to the Barcelona, that now prentenden that it explode all his talent to his favour. The Saturday could give another pasito forward.

The Barça has the majority of positions bent

After a year in which it touched him make more than an experiment, the Barça bet for confirming a team with the majority of positions bent, something very useful in this type of circumstances. Except that the setbacks ceben with a plot in concrete, like sucedió with the forward, the Catalans have spare arguments to surpass to any opponent that put in his way.

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