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Barca have made 4 adjustments to their facet from their defeat to Benfica. Pedri is out with an harm and changed by Gonzalez in the course of the park.
Ronald Koeman is underneath immense stress after his facet slumped to a 3-0 defeat to Benfica through the week within the Champions League, enduring their second defeat in a row within the competitors. The Catalan membership are unbeaten in LaLiga of their opening six matches, however are off the tempo of the main pack.
Barca have been on kind in opposition to Levante final trip in LaLiga and are determined for a stellar efficiency to silence their critics.
Atletico have been hit or miss in the beginning of the LaLiga marketing campaign, though they’ve taken 14 factors from their opening seven matches. Diego Simeone’s males suffered their first defeat of the season final week in opposition to Alaves, dropping 1-0 on the street. Los Rojiblancos responded with a powerful 2-1 win over Milan within the Champions League. They now have the possibility to show the screw on a underneath-hearth Barca to regain the bottom of Actual Madrid on the high of the desk.
Gavi will get the nod to begin within the last third instead of De Jong, whereas Coutinho additionally comes into the fold. Mingueza slots into the appropriate facet of the defence as Garcia is withdrawn after his dismissal through the week.