NSUnald Koeman won’t be able to connect pedry Sunday’s Clasico and the midfielder’s continued absence turns into a nightmare for Barcelona Fitness Trainer.
The Blaugrana are paying the price for the grueling 18-year-old’s summer in which he starred at the European Championships and the Olympic Games.
He has played in four of his 12 matches for his team this season so far, hampering his campaign with two muscle injuries that kept him out for 37 days.
73 matches in 2020/21
The Spanish national team also paid the price, like pedry He has not been able to appear in any of his country’s matches this season.
He was unavailable for the three World Cup qualifying matches in September, before he missed the Nations League finals for Spain in the last international break in October.
He continued his first season at the Camp Nou by playing 14 games during the summer, meaning that in total he played 73 games in the 2020/21 season.
Similar situation to Dani Olmo
Although the come on The young man was given a two-week vacation at the beginning of the season, which did not prevent him from suffering injuries.
“pedry He needs a rest, it is impossible to maintain the number of matches he was playing.” come on in August.
Last season , pedry Played on the 52nd of Barcelona56 games (93 percent), while this season he has played in 4 of 12 games for his team (33 percent).
This mode is identical to that of Danny Olmo, who also had a tough summer with the national team and only played three times for him RB Leipzig This season due to a muscle injury.
While pedry He will not play in next Sunday’s Clasico, and is sure to play a crucial role in the match over the coming seasons, having recently renewed his contract with the Blaugrana until 2026.