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Barcelona vs Juventus: Coutinho reveals “a whole lot of stress” inside Koeman’s squad

Barcelona midfielder, Philippe Coutinho, has admitted there’s stress inside the squad.

The LaLiga giants have made a poor begin to the 2020/2021 season and at present occupy the ninth place.

Barca have two video games in hand on most groups, however have suffered 4 defeats already of their first 10 matches.

Captain Lionel Messi has not been his ordinary talismanic self, Gerard Pique is out for a number of months by means of damage and just lately appointed supervisor Ronald Koeman is struggling to unite a membership in decline.

Talking forward of Tuesday’s mouthwatering conflict with Juventus within the Champions League, Coutinho opened up on the ambiance contained in the membership.

He instructed Marca: “The coach has modified, the gamers, it’s all a part of the method of renewal, we now have to be affected person and we now have to make every part work in one of the best ways attainable.

“I do know the efficiency hasn’t been what’s anticipated, being Barcelona there’s a whole lot of stress, what I can say is that I’ve labored mentally to be good.

“Much more so coming from a defeat, you’re extra hungry to get again onto the pitch and present our power.”