Ronald Koeman is not happy with FC Barcelona's busy schedule in La Liga.

The Dutch trainer lost 2-1 at Cádiz on Saturday evening and must already play in the Champions League against Juventus on Tuesday.

"If they want the Spanish clubs to perform well in Europe, I do not understand why we have to play football so late on Saturday evening prior to Champions League duels," said Koeman, who saw another player drop out due to injury with Ousmane Dembélé, on Monday. a press conference.

"If it continues like this, we will undoubtedly lose even more players. We are the only team to have already played five away games at 9 p.m. Then we won't be home until 4.30 p.m. If we then have to play football again on Wednesday, we will have we have an extra day to recover, but not now. "

Koeman can not dispose of Gerard Piqué, Ansu Fati and Samuel Umtiti against Juventus in addition to Dembélé.

Barcelona has already been qualified for the knockout phase of the million ball.

FC Barcelona lost 1-0 to Cádiz on Saturday evening.

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'It is fantastic that Ronaldo and Messi have been acting at this level for so long'

The encounter between Barcelona and Juventus, which is also certain of a place in the last sixteen, is also the reunion between Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.

At the previous meeting between the two clubs in October (0-2 win for Barcelona), Ronaldo was still missing due to an injury.

"It is fantastic that these two footballers, the best players of the past fifteen years, can play at this level for so long. I admire them both for their own qualities. You are not going to hear me say that one of them is better. because they are both unbelievably good. "

The match between Barcelona and Juventus starts on Tuesday at 9 p.m.

The game is led by German referee Tobias Stieler.

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