B a r ç a v G e t a f e

B a r ç a v G e t a f e Line-up : Ter Stegen, Sergi Roberto, Pique, Umtiti, Jordi Alba, Sergio Busquets, Arthur, De Jong, Ansu Fati, Griezmann, Messi. What. A. Great. Line-up. Just what I wanted –…

Short squad

If we already have a very short squad of 16 or 17 active first team players, it is vital to at least have them all performing at a high level. We have almost no margin for rotations, but, whenever we…

Facing them is a nightmare

In 2013, Tata Martino’s Barça hosted Levante in a game that would end 7–0 for the locals. Joaquín Caparrós, the visitors’ coach, said that “playing against Barcelona is like going to the dentists. You have to go every year and…

Confirmed

Now that it’s confirmed that Dembélé will be out for 6 months, it’s a good time to talk about his future. What should we do with him? Yesterday Ousmane underwent a successful surgery in Finland for a ruptured tendon in…

What a game!

What a game! Enjoying it a lot, very very fun. Top technical quality from both sides – Fekir, Frenkie…–, a very tactically rich duel, and goals. Unfortunately, every mistake we have made has hurt us 3 more times than normal…

M A T C H D A Y

B e t i s v B a r ç a 21:00 CET · Benito Villamarín · La Liga, matchday 23 · – R e a l B e t i s Position in La Liga · 13th 28 points…

B e t i s v B a r ç a

The loss against Athletic in the Cup was unfortunate and heartbreaking, but, looking at the positive side, we’ll at least get some extra rest. And, with such a thin squad, we desperately needed that. No midweek game between the match…