Barcelona vs Real Sociedad: Supercopa de Espana Semi-final Predicted Lineup, Where To Watch?- EXCLUSIVE DETAILS
Barcelona will be facing Real Sociedad for the Supercopa de Espana semi-final and here's all you need to know.
It is time for yet another interesting fixture as tomorrow Barcelona will be playing against Real Sociedad in the Supercopa de Espana semi-final. It will surely be a really interesting game as the two are giving each other a strong competition currently for the league title. Barcelona qualified for Supercopa de Espana as they finished in the 2nd position on the La Liga points table last season. On the other hand, Real Sociedad paved their way to the semi-final after they qualified for Copa del Rey 2019/20 final. As a result, both the teams will be battling it out for a spot in the finals. The winning team will then play the winner of the other semi-final between Real Madrid and Athletic Club.
Match Preview: Barcelona vs Real Sociedad:
The match will be really exciting as it has only been a month since the teams last faced each other. After an excellent game, Barcelona defeated Real Sociedad by a scoreline of 2-1. They fought bravely to make an outstanding comeback against them. Alba and De Jong scored brilliant goals to help the Catalans seal a great victory. You’ll surely be excited to see the list of players that are traveling for this Supercopa de Espana semi-final. So, take a look below at Barcelona’s squad for the match against Real Sociedad.
Goalkeepers: Ter Stegen, Neto, and Inaki Pena.
Defense: Dest, Araujo, Lenglet, Mingueza, Alba, Firpo, and Umtiti.
Midfielders: Pjanic, De Jong, Busquets, Ilaix Moriba, Riqui Puig, and Pedri.
Forwards: Dembele, Braithwaite, Messi, Griezmann, and Trincao.
As you can see, Koeman has decided to take 21 players for their trip to Cordoba. The former Dutch manager has included the best players as he knows Real Sociedad will give their best. Consequently, if Barcelona wants to compete for the trophy, even they need to bring their A-game with them. Both the teams have clashed many times and Barcelona has come out on the top. They have won 28 of the 41 fixtures whereas Real Sociedad could only conquer 7. The remaining matches ended in a draw and hence, Barcelona has come out as a better team. However, it will now be exciting to see how Barcelona might lineup for the match. Here’s our prediction for the starting 11 for tomorrow’s game.
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Ter Stegen; Dest, Araujo, Lenglet, Alba; Busquets, De Jong, Pedri; Dembele, Griezmann, and Messi.
It doesn’t come as a surprise that Koeman might choose the following players to start tomorrow’s game. The team has been doing great as they’ve won all their 3 fixtures last week. They defeated Huesca, Athletic Club, and Granada to pick up 9 points and climb to the Top 3 of the points table. As a result, the Blaugranas will be looking forward to continue their winning streak and qualify for the final of the Supercopa de Espana. They’ll try to make it to the finals as last year Atletico Madrid knocked Barcelona out after a 3-2 loss.
Where to watch the game?
All Culers will surely be interested in seeing the game tomorrow. So, here are all the channels and streaming platforms where the game will be broadcasted.
North America & South America:
ESPN USA, DIRECTV, Blue To Go Video, Sky HD, DIRECTV Sports Caribbean, DIRECTV, and ESPN Brazil.
Canal+ Sport 5 Afrique.
Eleven Sports 1, L’EQUIPE, Ziggo Sport 14, Ziggo Sport Select, NOVE HD, Eurosport Norway, Eurosport Player Norway, Dplay Norway, Kanal 9 Sweden, Eurosport Player, 6’eren, Eurosport Player, Eleven Sports 1, Sport 2 CZ/SK, DIGI GO, Digi Sport 2 SuperSport 3 Digitalb, ŠTV 1, SportKlub 1 Slovenia, Elisa, STARTIMES, Look Sport, bTV Action, Voyo Sport, Forthnet Nova Sports 3, Sport 4, Charlton, STARTIMES, Match TV, matchtv.ru, Sportbox.ru, TRT, and Tivibu Spor 1.
KSA SPORTS, Adjarasport TV (Georgia), STARTIMES, PPTV Sport, WOWOW, The World Game, and SBS.