Now Blaugrana would be seen traveling along with the rest of the team. This good news about the Frenchman has boosted the entire team at the right time. Samuel Umtiti who was in rest for a time being is also about to spring back to play. He was suffering from a severe knee injury. He would certainly join the Barcelona team for popular Champions league. Barcelona squad would be against Lyon in the first leg last – 16 tie in the Champions League.
On Saturday in La Liga, Vermaelen finished 1-0 win over Valladolid in the time frame of just 90 minutes. But he too now joins the sidelined team members. On sidelines, already the team has Rafinha with a knee injury, Arthur and Cillesen with facing trauma in hamstring and calf respectively.
Barca stated this as a problem of muscle overload and returning could only be confirmed after medical assessment due next. Lionel Messi had scored one penalty chance that he received against the team Valladolid and this is also with Dembele and Suarez. It will be interesting to see how these fare out in the upcoming matches. Upon this aspect team declared that “we didn’t play well in this game”. In this word, there was a determination to do the best in the next one. Let’s wait and see.It will be interesting to see how the game pans out for the team from Spain.