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Barcelona take on Club Atletico Madrid in Saudi Arabia in the Spanish Super Cup. The move to take the Super Cup clash to Saudi Arabia was decision by the Spanish football authorities in a bid to expose Spanish football to the rest of the world.

 

The Team News


Barcelona Full Squad

NetoIñaki PeñaArnau Tenas, Semedo, Piqué, Todibo, Lenglet, Wagué, Alba, Umtiti, Firpo, Ronald Araujo, Suárez, Messi, Griezmann, Carles Pérez, Ansu Fati, Álex Collado.

Arthur(Thigh Injury)
Dembele O.(Thigh Injury) Turan A.(Injury) ter Stegen M.(Knee Injury)


Atletico Madrid Full Squad

Adán, J. Oblak, J. Giménez, S. Arias, Renan Lodi, S. Savić, Felipe, Mario Hermoso, K. Trippier, Š. Vrsaljko, Manu Sánchez, T. Partey, Koke, Saúl, T. Lemar, Marcos Llorente, H. Herrera, Vitolo, Rodrigo Riquelme, Toni Moya, João Félix, Álvaro Morata, Á. Correa, I. Šaponjić, Sergio Camello, German Karabinaite

Diego Costa (Hernia) and Poveda out.
Barcelona isn’t in their best form lately, however, the Catalans still boost a Spanish La Liga league leaders despite poor start to 2019/20 season.
Atletico Madrid also started poorly but find themselves fourth on the log behind Sevilla. The two teams square up in Saudi Arabia for the Spanish Super Cup second semi final match.
Real Madrid are already through to the final after beating Valencia 3-1. The winner of the tie would play against Real Madrid on the 12th of January 2020.
Key players to watch
Lionel Messi
Antoine Griezmann
Renan Lodi
Joao Felix

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