Marcos Alonso’s career has not developed as expected since arriving at Barcelona from Chelsea in the summer of 2022. This season, the Spanish player has not been regularly placed in the Barcelona first team by Xavi Hernandez.
Despite often making friends on the bench, Alonso did not show dissatisfaction. On the other hand, the 32-year-old star plays an important role behind the scenes at Barcelona.
According to a report from Diario Sport, Alonso spends a lot of time practicing with young playersuses his experience to help tomorrow’s stars better adapt to the tactical requirements of the Barcelona coaching staff.
This season, Alonso started two matches in La Liga. The former Chelsea star is likely to play from the start in the match between Barcelona and Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions League this week.
In the context of many faces sitting out due to injury, while preparing for the Super Classic match with Real Madrid; Xavi Hernandez is likely to use Alonso from the start.
At present, Barcelona is facing an injury storm. Robert Lewandowski, Raphinha, Pedri, Frenkie de Jong… have not yet set a date to return.
Mr. Nguyen | 10:44 October 24, 2023