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Valencia vs Barcelona .. Koeman awaits the 50th game at Barca leadership

Dutch coach Ronald Koeman, Barcelona coach, is waiting for a special record against Valencia in the match scheduled for 9 pm today, Sunday, in the 34th round of the La Liga competition, at the "Mestalla" stadium.

Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman is absent from the technical leadership seat of Barca against Valencia due to his suspension after his objection to improper arbitration in the last Granada match, which the Blaugrana lost 1-2, prompting the referee to expel him and suspend him for two matches, the first against Valencia and the second against Atletico Madrid.

According to the Catalan newspaper "Mundo Deportivo", Koeman will reach the 50th game at Barcelona's leadership this evening against Valencia, where he led the team 49 matches between 32 wins, 7 draws and 10 defeats, respectively.

The Dutchman Ronald Koeman took over as Barcelona coach, last August, to succeed Kiki Setien.

Barcelona enters the Valencia meeting, in third place with 71 points, after its sudden loss to its guest team Granada in the last round with a score of 2-1, in his stronghold "Camp Nou", and his failure to kidnap the lead, in light of his fierce struggle with clubs Atlético Madrid and Real Madrid , Seville won the title, while Valencia ranks fourteenth with 36 points.

Barcelona's list for the Valencia match included 23 players:

Goalkeepers: Stegen - Tenas - Neto

Defensive line: Alba - Verbo - Umtiti - Lenglet - Pique - Araujo - Minguisa - Dest - Roberto

Midfield: Busquets - Pjanic - Puig - de Jong - Pedri - Moriba - Matthews

Offensive line: Messi - Griezmann - Dembele - Trinkau