The probable alignments of the FC Barcelona – Osasuna
FC Barcelona is approaching the 2022-23 League and this Tuesday, at the Spotify Camp Nou, starting at 7:30 p.m. against Osasuna , they hope to take a new step towards the title. Xavi Hernández ‘s team wants to continue adding three by three to seal as soon as possible a title that would mean their 27th League in history.
No changes are expected regarding the lineup against Betis on Saturday, April 29. And it is that the Barcelona strategist has summoned the same 21 players that he called to face the last duel of the domestic tournament. The only doubt could be Dembélé ‘s ownership , although the Frenchman, who is coming out of injury, could settle in the starting team at the RCDE Stadium (May 14).
With Lamine Yamal
Xavi ‘s squad , therefore, also includes the youthful Lamine Yamal, who made his official debut against Betis at the age of 15 years and 290 days , becoming FC Barcelona’s youngest debutant in the League, surpassing Vicenç Martínez Alama (16 years and 280 days). In the history of the League he ranks fifth. The record is held by Luka Romero (Mallorca) at 15 years and 219 days.
Barça leads Real Madrid by 11 points since the last four matchdays, the maximum difference between the two teams being 13 points (matchday 28). Barça beat the white team on matchday 13 (+2) and since then, despite equaling points on one date, they have always been ahead of Madrid.
Osasuna, for his part, comes to this Tuesday’s duel with his sights set on the Copa del Rey final , which he will play on Saturday against Real Madrid at the La Cartuja stadium in Seville. The Navarrese coach, Jagoba Arrasate , will reserve several starters against FC Barcelona.
FC Barcelona: Ter Stegen; Kounde, Araujo, Christensen, Balde; Of Jong, Busquets, Pedri; Raphinha, Lewandowski and Gavi.
CA Osasuna: Aitor Fernandez; Diego Moreno, Unai Garcia, Herrando, Manu Sanchez; torro; Chimy Avila, Ibanez, Ruben Garcia; Budimir and Kike Barja.