A number of studies, together with one from journalist Toni Juanmarti, recommend that the Barcelona dressing room is sad with Ronald Koeman’s in-game administration following their disappointing defeat to Granada in La Liga. The loss noticed the Catalans’ title aspirations endure a serious setback as they missed out on the chance to go high of the desk for the primary time this season.
In an evening that went from good to dangerous to worse for the Blaugrana, Ronald Koeman was additionally despatched to the stands and has now been handed a two-game suspension, which implies he might be absent from the dugout in each of Barcelona’s essential matches in opposition to Valencia and Atletico Madrid.
The studies spotlight that a number of heavyweights of the dressing room have come out and voiced their disappointment with Koeman’s substitutions and strategy to the Granada recreation. After Barcelona took an early lead by way of Lionel Messi, Granada equalised within the second half in opposition to the run of play, following which the Catalans simply didn’t reply.
After a flat and disappointing efficiency, the squad believed that that they had “thrown away the work of months,” which noticed them cowl an nearly inconceivable factors deficit. The group nonetheless imagine in Koeman on the helm, for the reason that Dutchman has finished a advantageous job since he took over given the circumstances.
Nevertheless, the squad imagine that Koeman’s studying of conditions through the match and adaptableness could be enormously improved. Mundo Deportivo, nevertheless, highlights that the coach has spoken to the gamers after the defeat and inspired them to maintain believing that they will win the title.
The Dutch coach believes that the match in opposition to Valencia on the Mestella might be essential of their pursuit of a twenty seventh La Liga crown. Whereas he is not going to be obtainable within the dugout, how he units up his group in a recreation as essential as this might be fascinating to look at.