Dembélé and Dest are discharged and will face Benfica

FC Barcelona players Ousmane Dembélé and Sergiño Dest have received medical discharge this Tuesday and have entered Xavi Hernández’s call for the game against SL Benfica at the Camp Nou, corresponding to the fifth day of the group stage of the Champions League.

“Sergiño Dest and Ousmane Dembélé, who have received the medical discharge this morning, are available,” said the Blaugrana club, who hours before communicated the absence of Sergi Roberto, continuing with discomfort.

Nor are they on the list, as Xavi announced in his appearance before the media, the home-grown wingers Ilias Akhomach and Abde, the former due to suspension for having been sent off against Dinamo Kiev in the UEFA Youth League and the latter for not being registered.

Thus, these two wingers who debuted under Xavi in ​​the derby against Espanyol (1-0) at the Camp Nou, are low along with those of the injured Ansu Fati, Martin Braithwaite, Pedri, Kun Agüero and Sergi himself Robert.

The call is as follows: “Ter Stegen, Dest, Piqué, Araujo, Sergio, Río Puig, Dembélé, Memphis, Demir, Neto, Coutinho, Lenglet, L. De Jong, Jordi Alba, F. De Jong, Mingueza, Umtiti, Eric, Iñaki Peña, Nico, Gavi and Balde.

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