Know massive Barca Vs Getafe After being crowned Copa del Rey champion, FC Barcelona returns to domestic competition. Getafe, an often tricky team to play against, comes to Camp Nou on Thursday (10.00 pm CEST).
Here are some figures that everyone should be aware of:
Barça is 15 home matches unbeaten in the League against Getafe (4 draws and 11 wins). Last season, Griezmann and Sergi Roberto’s (2-1) goals earned the Catalans another three points.
know massive Barca Vs Getafe Earlier this season, Ronald Koeman’s side lost 1-0 to a Madrid team. However, Barça has never lost both games in the same league campaign against Getafe.
On Matchday 6, and in which Mata’s penalty was the winner, that game is, so far, José Bordalás’ only victory against Barça in nine games.
Fortress Camp Nou
This season, opponents will find it difficult to get a good result at Camp Nou. The only team that has managed to win in the League has been Real Madrid (1-3 last October). Barça has ten wins and four draws at home in 2020/21.
Polar opposite scoring statistics
In this match, the League, Barça (69 goals in favor), the highest-scoring team in the League, faces the team that has scored the fewest goals, Getafe (22, tied with Eibar).
Messi has a total of 13 goals in 23 league games against Getafe. His most memorable goal against them was in the Copa del Rey, with the Maradona-style goal that went viral worldwide.
This season, Getafe has 31 points from 31 games. With seven wins, ten draws, and 14 defeats, they occupy the 15th position in the table, four points from the bottom three.
They haven’t won six games since defeating Valencia on February 27. (3-0).
Getafe’s top scorers are Mata and Angel, who both have five goals.
Former blaugranes in the squad
It’s Marc Cucurella‘s second season at Getafe. The player from Alella has participated in 30 league games this season, scoring three goals and providing one assist.
Carles Aleñá, who Barça loaned to Getafe until the end of the season, will also return to the Camp Nou. During his loan, Aleñá has played 15 games, in which he has scored one goal and provided two assists.
Another player at the club who played in Barça’s youth categories, Take Kubo, is currently loaned to Getafe by Real Madrid.