Pre-season football | Good feelings for Depay and Griezmann in their first preseason game

The Barcelona was playing his second preseason game against Girona in the Johan Cruyff Stadium and managed to beat by 3-1 with so many of Piqué, Rey Manaj and Memphis and on the part of Girona he scored Samu Saiz.

The main attraction of this meeting has been the debut of the Dutch player, Memphis Depay and the return of Antoine Griezmann to a match with the elastic Blaugrana, after he was linked to a possible exit to the Atlético de Madrid.

Memphis came out on the pitch in the 42nd minute of the first half, replacing the injured King Manaj who had previously scored a goal. The 9 of the Barça He entered the field with a lot of desire to show that the expectations that had been formed around his figure were true.

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In the second half he had several occasions within the area, but he failed to materialize them. In the 85th minute the referee whistled a penalty in favor of the Blaugrana team, by hand inside the area, and the Johan Cruyff Stadium chanted the name of Memphis to shoot the penalty. The Dutchman executed the maximum penalty to perfection and thus achieved his first goal with the shirt of the Barça.

For its part, Antoine Griezmann he started the game from the bench and entered the field of play in the 60th minute of the second half. The French player was very participative in the offensive actions of his team and showed that he arrives in good shape to be the game in the team of Koeman during this season. The Gaul has been in the news in recent weeks due to a possible barter with Saul Ñiguez, and that for the moment it seems that it has cooled down.

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