- The Brazilian goalkeeper will take the place of Marc Ter Stegen, who did not travel to Seville due to indisposition
- On the other hand, the Gabonese will not play at the point of attack and Memphis will act instead
Xavi Hernández will not experiment in goal and will rely on experience to face a key duel in his aspirations to mathematically qualify for the Champions League . With Marc Ter Stegen out of the list -the German could not travel to Seville due to indisposition-, the Barça coach will start Neto against Betis tonight at the Benito Villamarín, with which Arnau Tenas, the subsidiary’s goalkeeper, He will wait for his opportunity from the bench.
There will be changes up front, as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will be a substitute tonight. Memphis Depay will take his place, after his good performance against Mallorca, with a goal included. The other two forwards will be Ferran Torres and Ousmane Dembélé.
Barça’s starting eleven will be formed by Neto under the sticks; Dani Alves , Araujo , Eric Garcia and Jordi Alba in defense; Busquets , Frenkie de Jong and Gavi in the middle; Dembélé , Ferran Torres and Memphis in attack. The goalkeeper Arnau Tenas , Mingueza , Lenglet , Umtiti , Riqui Puig , Ansu Fati , Adama , will await their opportunity on the bench .Aubameyang , Braithwaite , and Luuk de Jong .
Neto will regain ownership after four months. The Brazilian had not started since January 5, when he played the 1/16 of the Copa del Rey at the Linares stadium , which ended with a 1-2 victory for Barça.
The third party in LaLiga
With today’s game against Betis , Neto will play his third LaLiga game this season. At the start of the championship, with Ter Stegen recovering from the knee operation he underwent in the summer, the Brazilian came to play the first two league games against Real Sociedad at Camp Nou (4-2) and against Athletic in San Mamés (1-1).