Barcelona comes after a defeat in the championship against Valencia, they want to avenge this failure against the Leganes in the Copa del Rey.
◾️He has a pretty good season because in 21 rounds he has accumulated 43 points and he is in second place in La Liga, at a distance of 3 points from Real Madrid.
◾️Scored 50 goals and scored 25. Barca has 7 wins and 2 draws in the last 10 matches played at home.
◾️It was close to being eliminated by Ibiza in the previous act of the Copa del Rey, being led to the break with 1-0 and then returning in the second half with 2 goals scored by Griezmann.
◾️With Quique Setien on the bench, Barcelona won 2 wins and one defeat.
◾️The form of the moment is quite modest because in the last 5 games he has 3 defeats, an equal and 2 victories.
◾️It is one of the weakest teams this season and thus is placed only on the penultimate place in the standings.
◾️It was a surprising result in Madrid where he managed an important equalizer on Atletico’s field, the final score being 1-0. With 33 goals scored in La Liga, Leganes has one of the weakest defenses.
◾️He had a good performance in Copa del Rey and prevailed with 1-0 on Ebro’s field in the last match.
◾️They passed in the first round of Murcia with the score of 4-0.
◾️It is one of only two teams in La Liga that have not achieved any success on the move.
◾️He has Espanyol the weakest offensive and has scored only 16 goals so far.
⚽️Probable and Absent Teams.
▪️Barcelona (4-3-3): ter Stegen – Alba, Umtiti, Pique, Roberto – de Jong, Busquets, Rakitic – Messi, Griezmann, Fati.
▪️Leganes (5-3-2): Cuellar – Rodrigues, Silva, Awaziem, Bustinza, Rosales – Mesia, Regio, Rodriguez – Carrillo, Braithwaite.
▪️Barcelona: Dembele, Suarez.
▪️Leganes: Siovas, Szymanowski.
⚽️History Direct confrontations.
▪️The two teams faced each other in 7 matches.
▪️The boat won 7 matches and Leganes managed a victory.
▪️In the last match, Barcelona prevailed with a score of 2-1.
Barcelona: Team shape, news and statistics
◽️Barcelona dropped the first tougher exam with Quique Setien on the bench and gave up on Valencia.
◽️The Catalans lost the first place in the championship and will try to recover in this cup match, against the last ranking of Primera.
◽️Setien has multiple options to make up the defensive line and the middle, but only Messi and Griezmann attack.
◽️Barcelona has not played great since Valverde’s change, with a slow, predictable possession and without creating too many opportunities.
◽️The midfielders do not give much, and the team is only in Messi’s creativity and inspiration, which leaves the impression that it is complex and would need support.
◽️Barcelona beat Leganes in the championship, 2-1 away and should have no trouble moving into the quarterfinals.
◽️Dembele and Suarez remain largely absent, while Neto is uncertain.
Leganes: Team shape, news and statistics
◽️Leganes is relegated in the championship, but comes to play his chance at Camp Nou.
◽️The Madrilenians arrived only once in the quarterfinals, when they eliminated Real Madrid at the Bernabeu two years ago.
◽️Javier Aguirre plays a 5-3-2, with a good defensive organization, which gave Leganes an equalizer on Atletico Madrid’s field, in the final stage of the championship.
◽️Leganes played in the previous cup stages only on the move and managed to cross Andorra, in the away shots, Murcia and Ebro, without receiving a goal.
◽️There are no absences in the camp of the guests, who have the weakest external balance in Primera.
◽️Just five draws, no win, in ten games.
Football Prediction of the Day Barcelona vs Leganes
In 8 of the last 10 matches played by Barcelona have scored over 2 goals.
In the 3 matches played with Leganes at home, Barca prevailed each time but the guests scored in each match.
On the other side, Leganes finished 6 of the last 8 disputes in the 2-4 goal range.
In the last 6 trips Leganes has not lost.
I bet on goals in this match and the best match is 2-4 goals.
Bet Tips: 2-4 goals Odds: 1.55