Barcelona lure Valladolid to continue victories in the Spanish League
FC Barcelona will host its counterpart Valladolid this evening, Sunday, in the third round of the Spanish League matches for the current football season 2022-23.
The date of the Barcelona match against Valladolid
The Camp Nou stadium will host Barcelona’s match against Valladolid, at half past seven in the evening, Sunday, Cairo time. Barcelona occupies fifth place in the La Liga standings with 4 points, after it drew in the first game of the league this season with Rayo Vallecano negatively, and won in the second round against Real Sociedad by four goals to one, to collect 4 points so far.
While Valladolid is in 17th place in the standings, where it tied in the previous match with Seville, and lost the first against Villarreal, bringing its score to one point.
Barcelona managed to score French defender Jules Conde, who has not yet participated with the team since the start of the current season.
Barcelona vs Valladolid
Today, Sunday, the meeting of Valladolid in the third round of the La Liga competition is expected to witness the first appearance of the French defender, as Barca coach Xavi wants to rely on Conde against Valladolid for the first time this season.
Conde joined Barcelona from Seville on a contract that extends until the summer of 2027, and the meeting with Valladolid will face the beginning of Conde’s career with his new team Barcelona, and he faced the French defender in 4 matches, all of which were in the Spanish club Seville.
Seville managed, while Conde was present, to win one match with a clean goal, while 3 matches ended in a 1-1 draw, including the last match in which Conde made the goal of the Andalusian team.
Barcelona expected lineup
It is expected that coach Xavi Hernandez will depend on the following formation.
Marc-Andre ter Stegen – Jordi Alba – Andreas Christensen – Eric Garcia – Ronald Araujo – Jaffe – Sergio Busquets – Pedri – Osman Dembele – Robert Lewandowski – Rafinha.
Expected formation of Valladolid
While coach Rojo Martin is expected to rely on the following formation..
Sergio Asenjo – Sergio Escudero – Joaquín – Javi Sanchez – Luis Perez – Anwar Tohami – Roque Mesa – Alvaro Aguado – Kiki Perez – Ivan Sanchez – Sergi Guardiola.