Jasper Cillessen is Tuesday by coach Ernesto Valverde included in the clash of FC Barcelona for the return against Real Madrid in the semi-finals of the Copa del Rey. The goalkeeper is fully recovered from his kuitblessure.
It is still unclear whether Cillessen Wednesday also under the lat stands in the Estadio Santiago Bernabéu. He should Barcelona do with a development this year and wanting behind goalkeeper Marc-André ter Stegen, but is in the cup or drawn up.
The Orange-international resumed Monday, all the training in Barcelona. He was since the beginning of this month from the rotation by a involved in are rechterkuit.
The 29-year-old Cillessen walked out of his injury during a training session of the Primera División-the front-runner. Expected he would be six weeks, not in the action, making it so both of the Clásico in the Copa del Rey should miss.
The return of the goalkeeper also means good news for the Dutch national team. The team of coach Ronald Koeman plays in the european CHAMPIONSHIPS-qualification on 21 march at home against belarus, and found three days later, on home soil in Germany.
Cillessen stopped penalty kick against Sevilla
Just before Cillessen his injury suffered,, he played a leading role in the Spanish cup. The 46-fold international was stopped in the quarter finals against Sevilla a penalty kick in a 1-0-lead, then Barcelona go to 6-1. The heenwedstrijd was a 2-0 lost.
The first meeting between Barcelona and Real in the semi-finals of the Copa del Rey ended earlier this month at Camp Nou in 1-1. The return in Madrid on Wednesday at 21.00 hours on the program.
Saturday, the two teams in the Spanish capital again facing each other for the league. This leader Barcelona a lead of seven points at number two on Atlético Madrid and nine in number, three for Real Madrid.
View the programme and the position in the Primera División