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Suarez was eliminated from the Barca squad

Luis Suarez and Arturo Vidal were not included in the Barcelona squad for a friendly match against Gimnastic de Tarragona. According to Marca, coach Ronald Koeman used 25 players for the first friendly match before the 2020/21 season.

Lionel Messi, Gerard Pique, Philippe Coutinho or Antoine Griezmann are all ready for the match against Gimnastic de Tarragona. Suarez and Vidal are absent despite having trained fully with Barca in the past 2 weeks.

According to Marca, Suarez and Vidal are negotiating with the new club to say goodbye to the Camp Nou. So Coach Koeman dismissed Suarez and Vidal from the plan for the 2020/21 season.

Newcomer Miralem Pjanic was also absent. The former Juventus midfielder arrived in Barca less than a week after passing a health check. So Pjanic was not ready to play the friendly match early in the season. Young talent Ansu Fati sidelined due to injury.

Coach Koeman spent 2 weeks working with new students. The new Barca captain said he was satisfied with the progress of the Barca players’ training.

“Barca are training well with high intensity. I am satisfied with what the whole team has shown in the past two weeks. All players have been positive. They are strengthened and tactical coming soon,” said the coach. Koeman told Sports.

Messi and Coutinho focus later than teammates. However, both stars showed high determination.

During Barca’s break, Messi and Coutinho still went to the training ground to speed up the preparation for the new season. Coach Koeman announced Coutinho will have a chance to show up in the 2020/21 season. Because of this, the Brazilian star is determined to practice.

Before signing with Barca, Griezmann was with the No.7 shirt for four years at Real Sociedad since the 2010/11 season. Moving to Atletico Madrid, the French striker still chooses this shirt number. He also won the 2018 World Cup with France’s number 7 shirt.

Goalkeeper Monchengladbach helped Bayern win 3 points

The defensive line made a mistake that Bayern conceded. However, the defending champions show their bravery when it does.

Bayern had a match against Monchengladbach at home in the 31st round of the Bundesliga. The Allianz Arena team lacked the services of Muller and Lewandowski due to suspension.

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The first minutes witnessed the confidence of the visitors, creating 2 stormy waves in front of the goal of Bayern. Up to 16 minutes, Hofmann suddenly shot against Neuer, but the goal was not recognized for offside.

After escaping the goal, Bayern regained the game. In the 22nd minute, Hernandez gave a warning when he made a breakthrough in Monchengladbach’s penalty area. 4 minutes later, the home side players scored the opening goal. The situation came from the incredible mistake of goalkeeper Sommer when he passed the ball in the right position of Zirkzee. The 19-year-old striker did not miss the delicious opportunity to score.

The joy of the Bayern players does not last long. In the 37th minute, Benjamin Pavard conceded an own goal after trying to clear an opponent’s pass.

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In the second half, the visitors continued to cause many difficulties for the Bayern defense, forcing goalkeeper Neuer to constantly show his talents. 53 minutes, Embolo speed up impressive and pass the ball to Kramer to finish, but Neuer excellent reflexes.

Bayern created great pressure but Gnabry’s efforts did not help him score a goal. It was not until the end of the match that Bayern breathed a sigh of relief. After 86 minutes, Pavard redeemed himself with a delicate pass for Goretzka to close the ball into the city, fixing the victory.

3 points at home help Bayern maintain a 7-point gap with Dortmund, while the season has only 3 rounds left. Unfortunately, Monchengladbach lost the risk of falling out of the top 4.