Gabi, Juanfran expected to play for Atletico against Barcelona

Madrid, Sep 19 (IANS) Atletico Madrid’s Argentine coach Diego Simeone may introduce changes to his usual starting line-up during Wednesday’s La Liga match against champions FC Barcelona.

The match will be played at Barcelona’s home ground at the Camp Nou stadium, and the team may include Gabi in place of Nico Gaitan and Juanfran Torres instead of Sime Vrsaljko, reports Efe.

Atletico didn’t train on Sunday following their 5-0 win against Sporting Gijon on Saturday in la Liga.

They returned to training on Monday with the coach testing for new line-up.

The team, however, will miss the injured Alessio Cerci, Miguel Angel Moya and Tiago Mendes.

–IANS

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