Jordi Alba celebrates a goal with Messi and Pedri


Jordi Alba portrayed an unfortunate Junior Firpo in just 25 minutes

Published:28/01/2021 - 09:26h

Updated:28/01/2021 - 09:26h

Jordi Alba was a substitute in Vallecas, but Ronald Koeman had to 'pull' him in the second half to try to win the game. The Catalan came out for Junior Firpo, who started, but he was wrong and left the field angry

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Jordi Alba was acting in the Ray Vallecano-FC Barcelona of this past Wednesday. Ronald Koeman opted for giving him rest to the side in Glass of Rey and gave him a new opportunity to Junior Firpo. The Hispanic-dominican went out of start by fourth time in what it goes of season, but once again went back to desaprovechar his minutes. The ex of the Betis tried it and looked for it, but was very desacertado in his actions.

The carrilero of Saint Sunday went up the band one and again trying take advantage of the spaces that left the rayistas, but was very clumsy in the last pass. Had several clear arrivals to the area with possibility to transform the actions in centres of goal, but Junior did not hit in his deliveries. Besides, it lost several individual duels by fault of intensity or by clumsiness, something that did not speak very well of him.

But in case it was not sufficient with this, the ex side verdiblanco went out in the photo of the goal of the Ray. Álvaro García won him the career and the position in the against of the 1-0, by what Firpo had to desentenderse of the played before the extreme rayista 'seated' to Clément Lenglet and put the balloon to Fran García so that it annotated to pleasure. The carrilero tried to arrive to the crossing in the pass, but was far to reach the ball.

By all this, Koeman decided to remove to Junior of the terrain of game in the minute 68 to give entrance to Jordi Alba. After the replacement, by the way, the Hispanic-dominican went visibly angered for having to leave. Perhaps it was a get angry with him same for having desaprovechado the opportunity, or can that it went with his trainer for changing him. This only knows it the footballer, although it was by what went, the reality is that the change seated him very well to his team.

Jordi Alba improved to Junior in everything

The Barça went losing, the ones of Vallecas were with win and it was necessary to retouch something to give him the turn to the party. Hardly a minute and half after the entrance of the Catalan beside Ousmane Dembélé and to Pedri, that also went in to the crash, the Barça marked the tie in a big played of Frenkie of Jong, Antoine Griezmann and Leo Messi, that annotated to pleasure. The 1-1 was key so that the Barcelona soltaran and saw clearer the victory.

A triumph in which, by the way, was key Alba assisting to Of Jong in the 1-2 of the Barcelona. The one of L'Hospitalet was a puñal by band since it went out and improved all what had been doing Junior. His rises yes were decisive and took advantage of his big connection with Messi to allow that the Dutch annotated the so much of the traced back. An at first measured pass, very touched and perfect for the midfield player, that did not fail. In little more than 25 minutes, the Spanish portrayed to his mate Firpo and showed that between them follows having several stairs of difference.

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