FC Barcelona could be cut off from players for the first Clasico of the season which will take place at the Santiago Bernabeu in three weeks.
Losing players is the fear of all clubs during this first international break of the season and the only one before the World Cup in Qatar. Real Madrid had a first scare last night with the exit of David Alaba against the French team but the Austrian is fine and does not suffer from any injury.
4 players affected at Barca
On the other hand, we cannot say that this first series of matches suits FC Barcelona as well, which is already experiencing a small slaughter. Indeed, no less than 4 players have already had to abandon their respective selections due to a physical problem. Glitches that could cost the Clasico to some …
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First, the two Dutch Barça, Memphis Depay and De Jong, were affected during this truce. If for the latter, it was a precautionary exit according to his coach, the case of the attacker is more worrying. According to the first information, he will be out for a month and will therefore miss the Clasico.
Then, Jules Koundé was also injured with the French team of Tchouaméni, Mendy and Camavinga. The Barça defender suffers from a muscle problem in his thigh as indicated by Didier Deschamps and according to the first examinations, he will be absent for 3 to 4 weeks. It is therefore very uncertain for the next Clasico …
But the misfortunes do not end there for the Blaugranas since Araujo is also out injured with Uruguay on Friday and the first medical tests also have reason to worry Xavi in view of the next few weeks as he could miss 2 to 3 weeks of training. competition.