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DROP BY TECHNICAL DECISION

Leo Messi and a necessary break in Champions

Published:10/12/2019 - 09:02h

Updated:11/12/2019 - 02:17h

Ernesto Valverde decided that Leo Messi, along with Gerard Piqué and Sergi Roberto, will have rest in the Champions League duel against Inter Milan

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Leo Messi is of those players that always wants to be to the foot of the cannon, play it everything to help to his team to win each one of the parties that contests. But, this time, will take a rest. The FC Barcelona will play against the Inter of Milan a party without pressure, with the first place of the phase of groups of the Champions League in the pocket and without the '10' in Giuseppe Meazza.

Ernesto Valverde decided to leave to the Argentinian star in the City Condal beside Gerard Hammered and to Sergi Roberto, all they resting of face to the two key parties that will face the weekend (against the Real Sociedad in Anoeta) and between week (against the Real Madrid in the Camp Nou).

Curiously, eight years ago that Leo Messi does not lose a party of Champions League by technical decision. It is true that has lost some by injury or that, in others in which the Barça did not play at all, began in the bench. But it did not remain out of a European crash from 6 December 2011, in a Barça-BEAT Borisov (4-0).

However, east was a necessary rest for a footballer to the that it is necessary to conserve all the season in an optimum physical state. The importance of Leo Messi in the game and the results of the FC Barcelona is main and now is necessary to look further. No only so that it arrive rested against the Real Sociedad and the Real Madrid, but to download him of minutes in the global computation of the season.

If all goes well, the last months of the present campaign will be intense since the FC Barcelona will be playing the titles. For then, it foresees difficult that Valverde can do without his star, by what avoid him split unimportant like the one of Giuseppe Meazza can contribute to have him cooler in the decisive stretch.

Turn for the youngsters

Valverde Will throw of rotations in front of the Inter of Milan and a lot of young players and moenos usual will have the opportunity to play a party of big magnitude. Turn for the Ansu Fati, Carles Pérez or Riqui Puig to show that they can be big complementos for the first team from already same.

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