Barcelona vs Getafe ~ Match Info & Preview

Barcelona vs Getafe

Match Info
Barcelona vs Getafe
08:30 PM IST (UTC +5:30)
 Camp Nou

Match Result

FT : Barcelona | 2 - 1 | Getafe

Team Lineup

⭕ Barcelona XI : Ter Stegen; Emerson, Araujo, Lenglet, Alba; Busquets, De Jong, Sergi Roberto; Griezmann, Memphis; Braithwaite

👥 Bench: Neto, Iñaki Peña; Dest, Umtiti, Mingueza; Riqui Puig, Pjanić, Coutinho, Nico, Gavi; Rey Manaj, Demir.

⭕ Getafe CF: Soria; Iglesias, Djené, Mitrovic, Olivera; Aleñá, Maksimovic, Arambarri, Jankto; Sandro, Enes Ünal

Ronald Koeman has 7 players absent in this match and all of them are important players. But, the quality of Barca's squad should have no problem against Getafe. Memphis Depay can be relied on again after scoring his debut goal the previous week.
As for Getafe, they started the season badly, two goalsless defeats that have left them in the relegation zone. Their new recruit, Vitolo has also not performed well so far.

⭕ Interesting Statistics

  • Barca are unbeaten in 34 of their last 38 home games in La Liga.
  • Barca have scored at least 2 goals in 16 of their last 19 matches against Getafe in all competitions.
  • Getafe have failed to score in their last 4 away games in La Liga.
  • Getafe have failed to win in 11 of their last 12 away games in La Liga.
  • The two coaches Ronald Koeman and Michel had never met before.
  • Michel was only appointed as Getafe coach this summer replacing Jose Bordalas.
  • Previously he had coached Getafe from 2009-2011.
  • Koeman's record against Getafe: 4 games 2 wins, 1 draw and 1 loss.
  • Michel's record against Barca is terrible: 8 games, 1 win and 7 losses.

The match will be officiated by referee Pablo Fuertes.
Fuertes has only taken charge of 1 game this season in La Liga. 
But he has issued 4 yellow cards and 1 red card.
Barcelona's record when refereed by Fuertes in La Liga: 4 matches, 3 wins and 1 loss.
Getafe's record as refereed by Fuertes in La Liga: 11 games, 3 wins, 6 draws and 2 losses.


Top Scorer: Martin Braithwaite (2 gol)
Top Assist: Memphis Depay, Sergi Roberto, Frenkie de Jong, Martin Braithwaite (1 assist)
Top Rating: Frenkie de Jong (8,05)

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