Barcelona’s visit to Getafe will serve as a warm-up game ahead of their Champions League match against Ferencvaros and the first Clasico of the season against La Liga champions Real Madrid. (More Football News)
So, expect the Catalans to come out all guns blazing. Also considering the fact that they were held to a 1-1 draw at home by Sevilla, Lionel Messi & Co will be eager to hit the winning note.
But Getafe are expected to give Roland Koeman’s heavyweights a tough time. Jose Bordalas’ side have made an encouraging start to the season, picking up seven points from their four matches. They are only two spots below Barca, who are fifth in La Liga points table with two wins from three outings.
Match and telecast details:
Match: La Liga match between Getafe and Barcelona
Date: October 18 (Early Sunday morning), 2020.
Time: 12:30 AM IST
Venue: Estadio Coliseum Alfonso Perez, Getafe
TV Listing: No telecast in India. For complete global telecast details, click HERE.Live Streaming: Facebook Live on La Liga official page, Bet365 (requires registration).
Jose Bordalas’ Getafe will face Ronald Koeman’s Barcelona on Matchday 6 of LaLiga as football returns in Spain following a two-week international break. The game between Getafe and Barcelona is scheduled to kick off on Saturday, October 17 at 9:00 pm local time (Sunday, 12:30 am IST) at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez Stadium. Here’s a look at the Getafe vs Barcelona team news, Getafe vs Barcelona live stream details and our Getafe vs Barcelona prediction ahead of the game.
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Getafe vs Barcelona prediction and preview
Getafe have made quite an impressive start to the new season, picking up seven points from their opening four games. Jose Bordalas’ side began their season with a 1-0 win over Osasuna, before drawing 0-0 at Alaves one week later. Another victory arrived against Real Betis at the end of September, but Getafe then suffered a 3-0 defeat away to Real Sociedad just before the international break.
On the other hand, Barcelona are currently in fifth place in the LaLiga standings with seven points from three games. The Blaugrana were held to a 1-1 draw against Sevilla in their last outing just before the international break. Based on recent results and form, our Getafe vs Barcelona prediction is a 3-1 win for Barcelona.
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Getafe vs Barcelona team news, injuries and suspensions
For Getafe, Amath Ndiaye remains the only doubt for the clash against Barcelona. Nemanja Maksimovic and Mauro Arambarri are expected to play in the centre of midfield while Marc Cucurella could operate from the flanks. Bordalas could use Jaime Mata and Cucho Hernandez as his two strikers on Saturday.