Barca vs Real Betis; three key players out as Betis visit Camp Nou

Barca vs Real Betis; three key players out as Betis visit Camp Nou

Barcelona lost their third match in La Liga this season in a narrow defeat to Rayo Vallecano mid-week. However, their upcoming game against Real Betis could be easier than expected as three key players are ruled out to injuries.

The visitors will play Barca without Borja Iglesias, the attacker has been key for Betis this season outlet with 12 goals and 3 assists in 29 appearances. Borja has been dealing with a knock for some weeks and will miss the Camp Nou clash.

Nabil Fekir is also ruled out due to injury, the French Midfielder isn’t having good this season rating his performance but still carries a consistent scoring two (2) goals and 3 assists in his 15 appearances

Yousaf Sabaly will also not be part of the team and could be replaced by Aitor Ruibal by the Los Verdiblancos.

Barcelona on the other hand have a nearly full squad ready to battle for three points after suffering a third defeat this season and signing off the chance of claiming 100 points in the campaign. Dembele and Christensen are coming back from long injuries, aiming to claim their spots in the starting eleven and help the club cruise toward their 27th league trophy.

With seven games remaining in the season, Xavi will hope to avoid any further downfalls and maintain their 11-point lead above rivals Real Madrid for the remainder of the season. Manuel Pellegrini and Real Betis remain confident of claiming the Champion’s league spot as they currently remain 6 points behind 4th placed Real Sociedad. An intriguing affair indeed!

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