Lima, December 6, 2021Updated 12/06/2021 08:08 pm
FC Barcelona a true final will be played against Bayern Munich, in Germany, for the last day of the UEFA Champions League, where he will seek to get his ticket to the round of 16. The Catalans need to win or hope that Benfica does not add to continue in the race.
In Catalonia they know of the importance that this match has for the ‘culés’ and in particular for four players who could be affected if they are out of the competition. Given that, in this scenario, President Joan Laporta could launch the exit operation to reduce the wage bill.
According to the newspaper Sport, the players who are in “danger” are Samuel Umtiti, Alex Collado, Neto Murara and Luuk de Jong. All of them would leave Barcelona in January if they do not qualify for the round of 16.
“Xavi Hernández wanted to see the players directly to make decisions and these will come after the game against Bayern, when Barça will know if they are still alive in the Champions League or if they will have to play the Europa League, another competition with many qualifiers. The list of casualties is practically outlined and those interested will be pressed to find equipment as quickly as possible “, reports the aforementioned medium.
It is worth mentioning that of the aforementioned players, Umtiti and De Jong are the ones with the greatest chances of leaving Camp Nou, given that they do not fit into the plans of Xavi Hernández, the new coach.
When does Barcelona play vs. Bayern Munich?
The match between the two teams, valid for Group E of the UEFA Champions League, is scheduled for this Wednesday, December 8 from 3:00 p.m. (local time).