FC Barcelona and Valencia star in the most outstanding match of this ninth day of LaLiga Santander, where the blaugrana start as clear favorites to win, but their state of mind is far from being the best. After the tough defeat to him Benfica in the Champions League in the stadium of Give light (3-0), the Barça no also fell clearly in the stadium Wanda Metropolitano, before the current champion of LaLiga, Atlético de Madrid from Cholo Simeone.
Looking ahead to this game, the national team break may have been helpful so that the players have been able to disconnect and many of the injured may be available for the game. FC Barcelona. The good news is that the young Ansu Fati he can start again with the Barça team, after many months injured. The young culé striker, already recovered from a serious injury to the internal meniscus of his left knee, will be another resource for Ronald Koeman, who sees how his team is going through a bad time.
Dembelé and Kun Agüero They are already back with the group, after their respective injuries, and could have minutes. Jordi Alba, who received the medical discharge just before the stoppage of selections, will start and the usual dagger for the left wing culé.
However, not all of it is good news in Barça’s infirmary. Ronald Araújo has returned injured from his confrontations with Uruguay during the selection break, so it will not be available for Ronald Koeman.
The Barcelona add 12 points in LaLiga Santander 2021/2022 and occupies the ninth place in the standings, precisely tied on points with the Valencia by José Bordalás, although the ches have played one more game. Of course, the Barça team cannot count on, much less with those three pending points to dispute, since it is about the complicated duel in the stadium Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán before him Seville which is postponed.
Look for the Barcelona his fourth home win in LaLiga Santanderas it beat the Real society (4-2), to Getafe (2-1) and at I raised (3-0). The azulgrana team did not give a good image or in San Mamés against Athletic Bilbao (1-1) nor in the stadium Ramón de Carranza before Álvaro Cervera’s Cádiz, where surely the best of the team was the goalkeeper Ter Stegen, that left great interventions in the tie to zero. In addition, the Barcelona tied for Camp Nou against Granada (1-1).
The blaugrana aspire to hook with him Real Madrid, Atlético de Madrid and Real Sociedad, who take the top positions of the championship with 17 points. The team of Koeman adds three victories, three draws and one defeat, suffered last day at the stadium Wanda Metropolitano against Atlético de Madrid (2-0), thanks to the goals of Lemar and Luis Suárez, in the first half.
The blaugrana team receives in the Camp Nou yet Valencia that faces a new stage with José Bordalás. The team added 10 points from the first 12 played, but the losses have made them only able to add 2 of the last 12 in the race. Luckily, the selection break allows José Luis Gayá, Carlos Soler, Thierry Correia and Denis Cheryshev have gained weeks of recovery and surely there are several of them to face the Barcelona, one of the hardest places in LaLiga Santander.
When do you play Barcelona – Valencia?
The game is played Today, Sunday, October 17, at 9:00 p.m.
Where to see Barcelona – Valencia?
The encounter can be seen by Movistar LaLiga (46) and Movistar LaLiga 1 (47), platform dials Movistar Plus. You can follow all the live information about the match by the Mundo Deportivo website.