Luuk de Jong, kissing the Barça shield during his presentation


Luuk de Jong wins his first fight ... and Coutinho is singled out!

Published:12/09/2021 - 21:56h

Updated:13/09/2021 - 00:57h

Coutinho was on Barça's starting ramp for a long time, but he managed to stay 'in extremis'. Now, the Brazilian is once again highlighted and Luuk de Jong is the protagonist

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Ronald Koeman has a lot of work in the previous of the debut of the FC Barcelona in the Champions League, in which the blaugrana will receive to the Bayern Munich. The injuries have punished strongly to the team and are many the doubts that there is of face to the eleven players that will jump to the field of the Camp Nou, especially in the forward. Martin Braithwaite has been the last that has added to the list of drops... And the alarms are lit.

In the last days Luuk of Jong and Philippe Coutinho have starred the headlines because they are two players that compete a place in the eleven headline, to fault that Koeman decide if they will be two or three tips. Of there, it will go out the mate or mates of Memphis Depay, that is the only player that to day of today is fixed for the trainer.

The true is that, as it has informed the newspaper 'ACE', the trainer has put 'to proof' to the dso players with a special session of finish inside the area, after centres of Óscar Mingueza, by the right, and Álex Hill in the left; Marc-André ter Stegen and Net were under the sticks.

The big 'winning' of the battle has been Luuk of Jong, doing upsetting in his speciality that carried to Koeman to ask to cries his signing: you finish them of head and to the first touch after centres by the bands. 'Cou' Did not show so hit and is possible that the trainer already was taking out conclusions of face to the party against the Bayern.

Memphis-Of Jong... The pair in front of the Bayern?

Everything aims to that Ronald Koeman can change his drawing and bet by the 4-4-2 that would leave to the two Dutch forwards leading the offensive of the Barcelona. They have shared, in a lot of opportunities, terrain of game, withP aíses Basses and the PSV, by what have a big connection.

In fact, Luuk spoke on this in a recent interview to 'TV3', in which it aimed that Memphis is "a very good player. It is very creative, can give me good passes and centres, and also can mark goals".

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