News emanating from Spain suggests that Luis Suarez will be starting from the bench in Barça’s away trip to Real Mallorca.
Barcelona resume their Laliga title defence this night, nearly three months after Coronavirus pandemic halted football.
The positive side of the pandemic for Barcelona fans around the world is that it gave thier veteran striker, Luis Suarez, ample time to return from his injury.
The Uruguayan striker was ruled out for the season in January after a knee operation.
The return of Laliga meant that Suarez could be of help again to the Catalan giants in their title challenge.
The 33 year-old explosive striker got his medical green light to play again last week, but SPORT has reported that Quique Setien has decided to introduce Suarez gradually from the bench.
Therefore, the starting lineup will most probably have Lionel Messi, Antoine Griezmann amd Braithwaite in attack for the Blaugrana outfit.
Barcelona’s Squad list:
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Luis Suarez has scored 11 goals and provided 7 assists in 18 Laliga games for Barcelona this season.