The Dutch coach Ronald Koeman, coach of the Spanish team Barcelona, announced the starting lineup for the confrontation with his counterpart Granada, which is scheduled to be held at nine in the evening, today, Monday, at the Camp Nou, in the fifth round of the Spanish league competition “La Liga” for the season. Ongoing 2021-2022.
The line-up of Barcelona against Granada was as follows:
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 said in the press conference before the match, “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; In the match that will be held in Lisbon to compensate for the defeat against Bayern Munich in the first round of the group stage.