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Barcelona begins its journey in the Libertadores with a serious visit to Cobresal

Barcelona begins its journey in the Libertadores with a serious visit to Cobresal

Barcelona will begin their CONMEBOL Libertadores journey on Tuesday, April 2 against Cobresal At Zorros del Desierto Stadium in Calama. The match begins at five in the evening It can be seen on Star+.

The yellow team had an erratic start in the Ecuadorian league, and after 4 matches they won only one match. They drew twice and lost one, putting themselves in 11th place with only 5 points, but they have two matches remaining.

Coach Diego Lopez and his players They want their Copa Libertadores debut to be a boost To achieve better results. On paper, the Chilean team is the weakest in the group and scoring points in that match will be important.

Lopez was able to develop a great team, with the intention of specifically competing on both fronts. In the last match against Macara, he used some substitutes out of conviction and others out of obligation, in place of the sacked Jesús Trindade and Leonay Sousa.

Now is exactly where the squad's depth will be on display, ahead of the series of matches in the domestic championship and Copa Libertadores.

Other details to take into consideration are climate and altitude. The height of the desert area is more than 2,320 meters above sea level.

Barcelona will play the 30th Libertadores Cup in its history. In recent years, this will be his sixth in a row, because he has not missed the event since 2019. There is the memory of the semi-final he reached in 2021, where he lost to Flamengo.

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