Barca 0-0 Getafe: Catalans drop points on Mina's full debut - FCNaija
La Liga By: Ambrose Udeme | 11/02/2018
SETTING THE SCENE
January signings Yerry Mina and Philippe Coutinho started for Barca and Ousmane Dembele was a substitute against Getafe, who had former France and Premier League stars Loic Remy and Mathieu Flamini on the bench following their recent moves.Mina made his full debut, replacing Gerard Pique, who was rested with Barca's "decisive phase" of fixtures in mind, while Andres Iniesta was sacrificed for Coutinho after his goal at Valencia in the Copa del Rey semi-finals earlier in the week.Elsewhere, left-back Lucas Digne filled in for central defender Samuel Umtiti, who was suspended, and Paco Alcacer partnered Luis Suarez up top, with Lionel Messi in behind. Dembele finally returned after a month out with another hamstring injury, occupying a place on the bench.More to follow...