Bar Vs Val Dream 11 prediction: Dream 11 prediction: The Sportsrush brings you the Dream 11 prediction for Barcelona Vs Valencia.
With the conclusion of La Liga last week, the only Spanish battle left before the season officially gets over is the finale of Copa Del Rey between Barcelona and Valencia.
The Spanish league champions are on a phenomenal form while playing against the domestic teams. The Catalan club had no major difficulty in winning the title. Moreover, the heartbreaking exit from the Champions league would give Barcelona a sense of vengeance and they would want to finish their season on the prospect of a domestic double.
On the other side, Valencia have improved itself massively in comparison to the previous seasons. Further, they have even qualified for the next edition of the Champions league.
Barcelona have been invincible in the last four editions of Copa Del Rey, but Valencia are much competitive opponent in comparison to the previous finalists, who played against the Catalan giants.
On the other hand, it is the ideal chance for Valencia to win a silverware by defeating the hegemony of Barcelona in Spain.
We shall look at the dream 11 picks between Barcelona and Valencia.
Barcelona Vs Valencia
Jasper Cillissen: The Dutch goalkeeper has been phenomenal with the limited chances he received at Barcelona. Moreover, absence of Neto makes the way for Cillessen into this lineup easy.
Jordi Alba: Alba has been phenomenal this season with his exploits, his formidable alliance with Lionel Messi is unstoppable. Hi ability to create goal-scoring chances from the left flank makes him a standout performer every time. Moreover, considering his form, the 30-year-old has been probably the best left-back in the world for this season.
Gerard Pique: Pique has been a reliable option at back for Barcelona and has been impressive with his exhibits. Moreover, at times he is a goal-scoring threat as he has scored four goals in the league this season. Additionally, possibility of Barcelona outscoring Valencia is very high, thus Pique makes the list.
Sergi Roberto: Nelson Semedo is doubtful for the tie, which means Roberto will start at the right side of the defense. His attacking prowess can give us crucial points. Additionally, economical constraints while buying players compelled us to choose the Spanish midfielder turned defender.
Daniel Wass: The Danish International has been impressive for Valencia at defense. Probably one of the best players for Valencia this season. thus, the player makes the cut.
Ivan Rakitic: The Croatian International is likely to start the match and is among the most trusted lieutenants of Ernesto Valverde. He has been excellent in previous Copa Del Rey matches and is a man of big occasions.
Daniel Parejo: The 30-year-old player has been phenomenal for the bats as the midfielder has amassed 9 goals and 7 assists in 36 league appearances this season. The player has been probably the best player for his side. Hence, he is our vice-captain for the match.
Carlos Soler: Soler is a brilliant option in midfield. His ability to create chances has been great this season as he has provided second most number of assists for Valencia in the league this season. Thus, he can provide us crucial points from midfield.
Kevin Gameiro: Although, he did not score as much as it was expected but has been crucial for the Bats. Additionally, absence of Luis Suarez for the game makes him a direct entrant to this side.
Rodrigo: The Spanish forward has been impressive with 8 goals and 6 assists this season. Moreover, his pace upfront makes him a threat upfront. Hence, he could be productive for the Dream 11 side.
Lionel Messi: There should not be any doubts on the inclusion of Lionel Messi. Everybody is aware of his exploits and how crucial he will be in the match. Messi, alone is making the Catalan side favourites for tomorrow and therefore he is our captain for the finale.
Disclaimer: This team is made on the basis of our research for the game. This XI is what we think would work – you’re free to choose your own XI.