The bad news continues at Can Barça this season. In a match in which the priority was not to lose any player for the team’s next commitment in the Champions League, Clément Lenglet had to withdraw from the field of play just after resuming the second half due to an injury to the pubic area.
To the center, with a blaugrana bench of the most concise, he had to replace him Nélson Semedo, hardly having been able to heat up. In that small section of the game, Arturo Vidal took the position of the Frenchman to fill his position temporarily.
Barça only had three changes of field players in this small list of 16 summoned to travel to Vitoria. In Lenglet’s position, Samuel Umtiti is injured, and Gerard Piqué, sanctioned for this League match in Mendizorroza. That is why the subsidiary player, Ronald Araujo, He started in this match with the French.
For the next game, on August 8 against Naples, Barça will recover Pique, and the extent of Lenglet’s injury will have to be seen with the club’s official medical report.