April 5, 2015 • 20:00 • Estadio de Balaídos, Vigo
Referee: Iñaki Bikandi Garrido
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Celta Vigo will host the Blaugrana this Sunday on Estadio de Balaídos.After the International break Barcelona will get back on the track to protect their lead by 4 points after defeating Real Madrid on the El Classico. The visitors will keep their hopes on their argentine star Lionel Messi, who has got some fitness problems lately.
The Hosts will hope to ruin Barcelona’s good form of late, as the Blaugrana has gained 4 consecutive wins , including the last one against Real Madrid on el classico.
Barca should be aware of teams like Celta Vigo. Actually they’re not fighting for spots that brings them to European Competitions, but they’re not in relegation danger neither.All their motivation is in the loyalty of their fans, and the best gift for them would be outcoming undefeated this weekend against the La Liga leaders.
Celta Vigo stunned Barca on Camp Nou this season as they won that clash 1-0 thanks to Joaquin Larrivey’s goal. But, the argentine striker will be replaced tonight by the other striker, Nolito who’ve been running in a good form lately.
Celta Vigo possible starting lineup:
Alvarez, Mallo, Cabral, Castro, Fontas, Krohn-Dehli, Fernandez, Orellana, Mina, Nolito, Charles
Luis Enrique men’s will try to revenge this Sunday against Celta Vigo so they can avoid another humiliating defeat against The Celts and keep themselves 4 points clear from Real Madrid. The Blaugrana has won 28 games of 31 in all competitions after their defeat against Celta.
Lionel Messi is in doubt for this clash as lately he got some serious ankle problems. The Argentine has not played any big role on his national team victories against El Salvador and Ecuador last week. His teammate Sergio Aguerro admited that Messi was feeling discomfortable when he puts his football boots on.
Anyway, Messi has started to train with Barcelona this week with a very light routine on Wednesday and a full session on Friday. Luis Enrique remains hopefull that his star will be ready to face Celta Vigo this weekend.
Sergio Busquets will be available as the Spaniard return from a slight injury.The Spanish International midfielder will replace Javier Mascherano who will serve to his suspension. Jordi Alba will join Thomas Vermaelen in the Infirmary as the left back picked up a slight injury on International duty last week. As a result, Adriano will replace the Spanish International on the left side of defensive repart.
Barcelona possible starting lineup:
Bravo, Alves, Pique, Mathieu, Adriano, Busquets, Iniesta, Rakitic, Neymar, Suarez, Messi