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Luis Suarez and Lenglet could miss the 'derby' for suspension

Published:20/12/2019 - 16:24h

Updated:20/12/2019 - 16:24h

Luis Suarez and Clément Lenglet are warned and could miss the 'derby' against Espanyol if they saw a yellow one against Alavés. The charrúa aims at eleven this Saturday, although the French could stay on the bench

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The FC Barcelona confronts this Saturday to the Alavés after empatar to zero against the Real Madrid in the Classical of the past Wednesday. The Barcelona did not have his night in front of the madridistas and were netamente inferior during good part of the meeting. Luckily for the ones of Ernesto Valverde, the merengues did not translate his superiority in the game in clear occasions and in goals.

Therefore, the Barça will receive to the vitorianos like leader of LaLiga, empatado to points with the Madrid. The barcelonistas have an opportunity of gold for resarcirse after his bad performance of the Wednesday. The team needs to give his best version to please to some fans blaugrana that did not finish at all satisfied with the image that gave his against the whites.

Two key footballers for the 'Txingurri' saw both yellow cardboards against the ones of Zinedine Zidane and reached the four in what it goes of course. It treats of Clément Lenglet and Luis Suárez, that could be headlines against the Alavés and peligran of face to the 'derby' against the Espanyol. The culés confront to the parakeets the Saturday 4 January 2020 in Cornellà-The Prat and the central and the forward could not being in this crash if they went back to be admonished in front of the Basques.

In spite of the situation that live the Espanyol, the blanquiazules always have him win to the Barça and will want to add the three points in front of his fans. This meeting will be fundamental to follow struggling by LaLiga, with what Suárez and Lenglet will have to walk with a lot of eye in front of the Alavés. The charrúa aims to title, since Valverde does not have a lot of alternatives for his place with Ousmane Dembélé and Ansu Fati lesionados.

On the other hand, the central French himself could have rest so that Samuel Umtiti have minutes. The ex sevillista carries several toneless parties and against the Madrid was of the most distinguished of the group barcelonista. It lost several dangerous balls in the exit of balloon, was surpassed several times by the attackers merengues and, besides, could finish in the street if the referee or the VAR see penalti in his plantillazo to Varane.

Valverde Also could opt by not doing changes

By this and for being apercibido, the technician blaugrana could decide not to put him in front of the Alavés and give him the opportunity to an Umtiti that deserves more minutes. But the extremeño always is very his when the Barça needs to win and also could decide put to his eleven of confidence to try sack the 2019 of the best way. The Barcelona needs to win against the vitorianos, but also needs to convince to his fans.

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