La Liga: Pedri’s El Clasico withdrawal confirmed

Spanish Pedromidfielder football club barcelonadid not train this Saturday with his teammates at Joan Gamper Sports City and was excluded from the challenge of the Barça coach, Javi Hernandezfor him Classical this Sunday before Real Madrid.

The Canarian footballer seemed to have arrived just in time for El Clasico, a match valid for the 26th round of La Liga, but after hurt right thigh In the first leg match against Manchester United in the UEFA Europa League this Friday, he had a bad feeling during training and was confirmed absent this Saturday.

In fact, Pedri was excluded from the first list Spanish selection Luis de la Fuente for the same reason. Spain will play Norway and Scotland on 25 and 28 March respectively in the first two qualifying days for Euro 2024.

Request to take the field in place of Ousmane Dembele.

Barcelona’s other loss against Real Madrid will be the winger. Ousmane Dembeleinjured rectus femoris muscle of the left thigh.

Javi Hernandezannounced ahead of the fight this Sunday at Spotify Camp Nou.

Pedri arrived just in time, we knew there was a risk. Yesterday he returned to training and did not feel 100%, and if you are not 100%, then it is best to recover well. We talked to him and said that he did not need to force anything. It’s an important game that could be decisive, but it’s not a great finale. We don’t want to lose Pedri for another two months.

In addition, he emphasized that “The goal is to dominate”even without the canary.

The only match we didn’t dominate was the Bernabeu Cup. We have been trying to resolve this issue for a week. Let’s see if we can dominate Madrid who, when they go forward, are a very strong team. We are able to dominate without Pedri.

(According to information from EFE AND Europe Press)

Source: Aristegui Noticias