Ronald Koeman now has a serious problem on the defensive axis. Until now, the tandem of the youth squad with Lenglet had only been altered by a sanction in Champions League. Gerard’s position was first occupied by Araujo, who was injured, and later De Jong. A handicap that also affects the average.
The Dutch coach is now presented with some solutions to patch up the rear, further aggravated by the loss of Sergi Roberto. On October 28, Araujo suffered an injury to the biceps femoris in his right leg. One month off, but Koeman He already warned last night that he will not be against Dinamo or against Osasuna. Another option is Umtiti, in principle about to be discharged from knee problems, but Koeman still ignores him and even does not pronounce his name. The solution is to pull the B with Santi Ramos, Óscar Mingueza O Arnau comas or continue with De Jong. It happens that now Busquets is also injured, at least for Europe, and Sergi Roberto he cannot take his place. Aleñá or Riqui Puig on the pivot with Pjanic.
Against Atlético, Piqué and Sergi Roberto were injured