Reigning champions FC Barcelona will look to prolong a two-match winning spell as they meet newly-promoted club CD Leganes at the Camp Nou on February 19th, Sunday (February 20th in IST) in a 2016–2017 La Liga season fixture.
Barcelona Vs Leganes La Liga 19th February 2017 Details
The first ever league meeting took place earlier this season with Barcelona winning 5–1 in Madrid. Barcelona have won 50% of their home games this term in La Liga by 3 or more goals. Leganes have lost 45% of their away games to nil.
Dates, Fixtures, Schedule
|United States of America (EST Eastern Standard Time)||19.02.2017 14:45 EST|
|England (GMT Europe Time) (United Kingdom)||19.02.2017 19:45 GMT+0|
|India (IST Indian Time)||20.02.2017 1:15 IST|
Camp Nou, Barcelona
TV Channels, Telecast Online
|USA TV Viewers watch broadcast at:||beIN SPORTS USA, fuboTV, beIN SPORTS CONNECT U.S.A., beIN SPORTS en Español|
|UK TV Viewers watch broadcast at:||NOW TV UK, Sky Go UK, SKY GO Extra, Sky Sports 3/HD UK|
|Indian TV Viewers watch broadcast at:||Sony ESPN HD, Sony ESPN|
Barcelona Vs Leganes Live Online Commentary
Barcelona supporters will be hoping to see their team cool off the UEFA Champions League disgraceful performance with a dominant victory in this match. Luis Enrique’s side was demolished 4–0 at Paris on Tuesday as they returned shamefully to Catalunya. Prior to the PSG loss, Barcelona were undefeated in for 11 outings, they will be hoping to get back to the good form in this match. As regards team news: defensive midfielder Sergio Busquets is suspended so Rakitic should feature in the heart of midfield. Some rotation is likely, with Jeremy Mathieu set to be preferred to Samuel Umtiti in the centre of defence. Brazilian forward Neymar is carrying a knock but should still start the match.
Meanwhile, Leganes have a mountain to climb as they play one of the best team in La Liga. They have been on a long poor form and have currently lost 3 consecutive matches. The new boys are lucky to be above the drop zone, they are currently 17th in the standings with 18 points haul and are 2 points above the relegation zone. Touching Leganes team news: Ruben Perez is suspended and David Timor injured so Erik Moran should keep his place in midfield. Gabriel is likely to be pushed further forward with Alberto Bueno set to replace Guerrero as the lone striker.