Barcelona and Valladolid are set to go head to head on Saturday in 2018/19 La Liga as the season moves ahead. Barca go into this game as the favourites.
Kick-off : 8:45 PM (Local)
Venue : Camp Nou, Barcelona
Barcelona are doing fine in 2018/19 La Liga as they maintain their top position with six points clear of rivals Real Madrid. They will look to continue playing their brand of positive football.
Barca are currently first in the points table after 23 games with 51 points. In Valladolid they have got opponents against whom three points are a good possibility and Barca will give their all.
Barcelona have their next three games against Lyon, Sevilla and Real Madrid respectively across The Champions League, La Liga and The Copa del Rey.
On the other hand, Valladolid are struggling at the moment in 2018/19 La Liga and are needed to play better football and improve going ahead.
Valladolid are currently fifteenth in the points table after 23 games with 26 points. Against Barcelona away they will have to play out of their skins hoping for the best.
Barcelona have a good record against Valladolid and they will look to continue the good work.
Team news and possible line-ups
Luismi and Pablo Hervias will both be unavailable for Valladolid for the Barcelona game as due to injuries. While Oscar Plano is suspended and hence will be unavailable.
As for Barca, Samuel Umtiti, Arthur, Cillessen and Rafinha will all be not available as due to injuries.
Valladolid XI : J. Masip, J. Moyano, K. Olivas, F. Calero, N. Martinez, Keko, Michel, R. Alcarez, B. Fernandez, T. Suarez, Unal.
Barcelona XI : Ter Stegen, Semedo, Pique, Lenglet, Alba, I. Rakitic, S. Busquets, Dembele, L. Messi, L. Suarez, Coutinho.
I expect a Barca win here. They might win 4-0.