WAITING FOR UMTITI
Will there be a new pair of centre backs of Barça in the visit to Mallorca?
Published:10/03/2020 - 13:59h
Updated:10/03/2020 - 13:59h
Barça faces RCD Mallorca next weekend, and could do it with some changes in its line-up. Samuel Umtiti pointed to be a starter, but a possible injury opens the door to a new pair of centre backs
The FC Barcelona recovered the past weekend the leadership of LaLiga, and already prepares to defend it next Saturday. The Catalans will visit the stadium of Sound Moix hours after the party of the Real Madrid, that will play the Friday against the Eibar in Santiago Bernabéu. In this commitment, that will contest to enclosed door because of the plan of prevention of the coronavirus, Quique Setién could do rotations forzosas.
Further of the decisive clash against the Napoli of the Wednesday, that could cause some modifications in the alignment, the culés are slopes of the axis of the saga, that could première a new couple in the visit to the RCD Mallorca. Along the course, the one of Santander has tested with several configurations by some adverse circumstances, and again could see forced to improvise to complete the eleven.
In the City Condal are waiting for Samuel Umtiti, that could lose the duel because of his physical problems. In spite of that it did not have minutes against the Real Sociedad, the French did not appear in the sessions of training of the Monday and the Tuesday, in which it was doing specific work beside the preparadores of the club. Still it is prompt to do jump the alarms, but already contemplate solutions to his possible absence.
Although had some problems in the back and the neck during the crash against the Gipuzkoan, Gerard Hammered will be smart to measure to the Balearic, an appointment that Clément Lenglet will lose by sanction. After several days ridding of this punishment, the one of Beauvais saw a decisive cardboard in front of the donostiarras, that at last will allow him fulfil cycle of yellow and remain clean for what subtracts of championship.
As it has sucedido in other meetings, Ronald Araújo will be the joker for Setién, that could opt by a new couple of head offices. The Uruguayan already played beside the Catalan in the visit of the Seville to the Camp Nou -in the first turn-, but this day, in which Mateu Lahoz teach him a red controversy, the headline was Jean-Clar Todibo. When the one of Cayenne was substituted, Ernesto Valverde did to debut to the de Rivera.
The Barça prepares to the central of the future
Precisely, and always taking into account the option of purchase of which has the Schalke 04, the Barça would be already preparing to several defences of future, between which stand out Araújo and Todibo. I hammered it is 33 years old and in spite of his big level, soon could begin to dosificarse, whereas the youngsters are llamandos to take his relief. This succession will affect to the right-handed profile, and in the left-handed trusts Lenglet waiting for taking decisions with Umtiti, whose irregularity could precipitate a traspaso and the research of a spare in the market.