Girona has little or nothing to lose tonight in Montilivi. The Catalans, with morale by the roof after beating Espanyol in the league and some days after visiting Mallorca, they take tonight’s match against Villarreal as a brand new alternative to proceed taking steps in the Copa del Rey.
Like a glove, the KO competitors is coming to Girona, which has fully modified the perspective of the Copa del Rey since a month in the past. Francisco has at all times made it clear, the choice and solely concern is the common League and the Cup, in any case, a prize. Nevertheless, the much less widespread and the younger have taken benefit of the alternatives and this has served in order that the degree of demand of the workers has risen. The rival might be Villarreal is one of the onerous bones that stay alive in a contest wherein nice favorites comparable to Madrid and Atlético have already fallen.
Montilivi will dwell yet another night time of Copa, the third of this season after the Girona crew has eradicated Lugo and Cádiz. The match against Villarreal might be a repeat of final season’s tie, at the time in the spherical of 32, wherein the Yellow Submarine beat Girona 0-Three with out issues.
Villarreal, in the meantime, reaches this tie throughout one of the most tough moments of the season, as accidents and accumulation of matches makes the crew arrive very touched.
In the casualty chapter, the crew arrives with seven injured or downside gamers, to which he provides that they have to give relaxation to some others who come very loaded with minutes.
Lengthy-term injured stay out of the crew as they’re Alberto Moreno and Vicente Iborra; in addition to Samu Chukwueze, Gerard Moreno and Mario Gaspar, to whom today have joined Jaug Costa and Juan Foyth. In the case of the Argentine defender resulting from a muscle harm, whereas the Valencian aspect should be in quarantine for having been contacted by a optimistic for covid.
To that listing of casualties is added that gamers like Dani Parejo, Manu Trigueros, Raúl Albiol or Pau Torres, they add as much as many video games and it’s possible that some of them ought to relaxation, though the issues on the proper wing might power gamers of this profile to must repeat.
Concerning the eleven, the coach manages the possibility of enjoying with three centrals, and a 1-3-5-2 system, which he has already utilized in the final two video games. With that possibility is Rubén Peña who would act without any consideration lane and the Ecuadorian Pervis Estupiñán like the left, betting on enjoying with three centrals like Funes Mori, Albiol and Pau Torres. If he doesn’t play with three behind, the possibility is to place Peña without any consideration again and that Pine, Baena or Raba play on the proper wing.
Girona: Muric; Yan Couto, Nicely, Ramalho, Arnau; Gumbau, Ibrahima, Samu; Valery, Yoel Bárcenas; and Mamadou.
Villarreal: Rulli; Peña, Albiol, Funes Mori, Pau Torres, Estupiñán; Capoue, Baena, Coquelin; Yeremi Pino and Paco Alcácer.
Referee: De Burgos Bengoetxea (Basque Committee).
Time: 21 (DAZN)