The next Barcelona match is upon us! The Blaugrana welcome Huesca to Camp Nou for a key La Liga game, and Ronald Koeman has called up the following XX players for Monday’s clash:
Goalkeepers: 1. Marc-André ter Stegen, 13. Neto, 36. Arnau Tenas
Defenders: 2. Sergiño Dest, 4. Ronald Araujo, 15. Clément Lenglet, 18. Jordi Alba, 23. Samuel Umtiti, 24. Junior Firpo, 28. Óscar Mingueza
Midfielders: 5. Sergio Busquets, 8. Miralem Pjanic, 12. Riqui Puig, 16. Pedri, 19. Matheus Fernandes, 21. Frenkie De Jong, 27. Ilaix Moriba
Forwards: 7. Antoine Griezmann, 9. Martin Braithwaite, 10. Lionel Messi, 11. Ousmane Dembélé, 17. Francisco Trincão
There’s finally some good news on the injury front for Koeman as Ronald Araujo returns from an ankle problem and makes the squad. There’s still players missing, however, as Ansu Fati (knee), Philippe Coutinho (knee), Gerard Piqué (knee) and Sergi Roberto (thigh) are all out due to injury.
Predicted starting XI (4-3-3):
Ter Stegen; Dest, Mingueza, Lenglet, Alba; De Jong, Busquets, Pedri; Dembélé, Messi, Griezmann
The match kicks off at 9pm CET/WAT (Barcelona & Nigeria), 8pm GMT (UK), 4pm ET, 1pm PT (USA), 1.30am IST (India, Tuesday), and you can join us to follow and comment all the action.
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