Barcelona, the Spanish team, was late against its guest Granada, with a goal free of charge, in the confrontation being held between them at the “Camp Nou” stadium, in the fifth round of the Spanish League competition “La Liga” in the current season 2021-2022.
Domingos Duarte scored Granada’s lead in the 2nd minute of the match, the fastest goal for the Andalusian team against Barcelona, which came after 85 seconds, since Ramon Aziz’s goal on September 21, 2019 after 93 seconds.
Barcelona lineup against Granada
Goalkeeper: Ter Stegen
Defense Line: Baldi – Eric Garcia – Araujo – Dest
Midfield: Sergi Roberto – Busquets – Frenkie de Jong
Forwards: Coutinho – Youssef Demir – Depay
Barcelona is in seventh place in the La Liga standings, with 7 points, while Granada is in 17th place with only two points.
Koeman had stated in the press conference before the match that “Barcelona is able to win any match, but there must be an active role in the attack as well as the defense, and I am not afraid to play with a group of young players, because Barcelona cannot control it, but we will always find opponents of the approach.” and style”.
The coach announced the exclusion of Fati from the Granada match tonight, as well as from facing Cadiz on Thursday in the sixth round, until he regains full fitness after recovering from his long knee injury, and Koeman seeks to push him against Benfica in the Champions League; The match that will be held in Lisbon to compensate for the defeat against Bayern Munich in the first round of the group stage.