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FC Barcelona News: 8 November 2018; Philippe Coutinho Suffers Injury, Spain Squad Announced

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Philippe Coutinho is out injured for between two and three weeks | FC Barcelona
Tests carried out on Thursday morning have confirmed that Philippe Coutinho has a small rupture in the biceps femoris of his left leg. He will be out for approximately two to three weeks.

Goals from the bench | FC Barcelona
Ernesto Valverde has been key in FC Barcelona’s latest games, with his changes seeing goals in four consecutive matches from players who started on the bench. Goals that have earned valuable points in the League, a great result in the Copa del Rey and qualification to the knockout stages of the Champions League.

The first goals scored by Brazilian players at FC Barcelona | FC Barcelona
Malcom’s first goal for Barça, to make it 0-1 against Inter Milan with what turned out to be the goal to qualify the blaugranes for the next stage of the Champions League, sees him join an illustrious list of Brazilian players to have found the net for the Club.

Four stats defining Barça’s run to the UEFA Champions League round of 16 | FC Barcelona
These are among the biggest reasons why Barça has made it through to the knockout stages for the 15th season in a row.

Inter Milan vs FC Barcelona, from the inside | FC Barcelona
It may have ended in a draw, but it was all Barça needed to book a ticket to the UEFA Champions League round of 16 for the 15th season in a row. And what a match it was, with two European giants going toe to toe, end to end in a non-stop, action packed thriller of a football match.

Spain squad: Jordi Alba in, Paco Alcacer out | Football Espana
Spain have recalled Jordi Alba for upcoming games against Croatia and Bosnia-Herzegovina but dropped Paco Alcacer. Alba had been absent from Luis Enrique’s first two Spain squads, amidst speculation that the left-back remained out of favour from the end of the Coach’s spell at Barcelona.