In what can be Xavi Hernandez‘s first recreation as Barcelona Head coach who Blaugrana host Espanyol at Camp Nou on Saturday night time within the Catalan derby.
Ansu Fati, Martin Braithwaite and Sergio Aguero are all paused attributable to damage whereas Sergino Dest, Pedri and Ousmane Dembele are uncertain attributable to blows.
In the meantime a brand new addition Dani Alves has returned surprisingly Barcelona throughout the worldwide break, however will not be accessible as he’s not eligible to play till January.
As for Espanyol, Vicente Moreno can be with no right-back Oscar Gilwho’s failing with an damage downside whereas Keidi Naked, Wu Lei and Miguelon are all damage doubts earlier than the derby.
Los Periquitos have not taken a league win at Camp Nou since 2009 however they are going to attempt to win Barcelona shocking, as they did in October in a 2-1 win towards Actual Madrid on residence soil.
Barcelona vs Espanyol predicted line-ups
Barcelona’s anticipated line-up: Marc-André ter Stegen; Sergi Roberto, Ronald Araujo, Gerard Pique, Jordi Alba; Frenkie de Jong, Sergio Busquets, Gavi; Philippe Coutinho, Luuk de Jong, Memphis Depay.
The anticipated line-up of Espanyol: Diego Lopez; Aleix Vidal, Sergi Gomez, Leandro Cabrera, Adria Pedrosa; Manu Morlanes, Sergi Darder; Adri Embarba, Oscar Melendo, Nico Melamed; Raul de Tomas.
Barcelona vs. Espanyol: when does it begin?
The sport on Saturday between Barcelona and Espanyol begins at 9:00 p.m. CET, the native time in Spain. For many who dwell within the US, you possibly can activate at 3:00 PM ET / 12:00 PM PT, and for individuals who dwell within the UK, you possibly can activate BT at 8:00 PM.
Barcelona vs. Espanyol: the place to see it
The LaLiga Santander Derby on matchday 14 between Barcelona and Espanyol takes place on Saturday, November twentieth, at Camp Nou.
For many who dwell within the US you possibly can watch the sport dwell on ESPN + and for individuals who dwell within the UK the sport can be broadcast dwell on LaLiga TV.