Barcelona had a tough match against Getafe on Saturday evening. Quique’s team could score two goals and beat the opponent with one goal lead.
The Catalonian team is ready to sign a new striker. After Suarez’s and Dembele’s injuries, La Liga officials gave an exception to Quique’s team. It’s believed that Barcelona will sign a new forward from Getafe. Striker Angel is ready to join Barcelona next week, and Getafe’s coach is not happy about this fact. Before the match, the coach said that he was not aware of rumors and hopes that Angel stays with the team.
1st half of the match
In the absence of Luis Suarez and Dembele, Quique is playing with Ansu Fati as the central striker. Lionel Messi and Griezmann were helping the youngster to score the goal. At the same time, Quique Setien has not given a chance to Rakitic. Spanish coach started the match with Busquets, De Jong, and Arthur.
Match started with bad news for Barcelona. Defender Jordi Alba got the injury, and he could not continue the match. As the medical team believes, Jordi will be out for the next three weeks. It means that Jordi can’t help the team against Napoli and Real Madrid.
Barcelona scored both goals in the first half. Lionel Messi assisted Antoine, and the French scored an easy goal. French player gave a lead to Barcelona. Soon, Sergi Roberto increased the lead to two goals. Junior Firpo assisted Sergi, and Spanish defender scored the goal.
2nd half of the match
In the second half, Getafe was very sharp in the attacking line. Angel entered the field in the 52nd minute, and he could score a goal. Mata gave an assist to Angel, and Spanish striker scored the goal. Getafe tried to tie the game without any luck.
Spanish journalists believe that Angel’s goal was a huge convincing moment for Barcelona’s board. They are ready to sign Angel in the next few days.