Barcelona is a heavy guest against Elche today, Sunday, at the “Valero” stadium, in the 27th round of the La Liga competition.
Barcelona is in fourth place in the La Liga standings this season, with 45 points and has a game in hand, with a goal difference from Atletico Madrid, fifth, while Elche is 13th with 29 points.
Barcelona aims to continue victories with coach Xavi Hernandez, after he managed to beat Valencia 4-1, and Athletic Bilbao 4-0 in the 25th and 26th rounds of the La Liga competition, respectively.
Xavi Hernandez made a big leap in Barcelona’s performance, thanks to his technical plans and his success in forming a new team with offensive ambitions against the opponents’ goal, after the signing of the duo Emeric Aubameyang and Adama Troare.
Xavi gained the confidence of the Barcelona administration, after he jumped the team to fourth place in the La Liga competition table, in addition to qualifying for the final price of the European League after overthrowing the Napoli team, and waiting for Galatasaray.
Barcelona coach Xavi will play the Elche match with the aim of achieving the three points, especially in light of the fierce struggle with Atletico Madrid for the fourth place that qualifies for the Champions League next season.
The coach of Barca has a strong offensive block consisting of Emeric Aubameyang, Adama Traore, Ousmane Dembele, Ferran Torres, Luke de Jong and Memphis Depay, capable of killing opponents’ defenses in all competitions.