Barcelona vs Getafe match preview, team news, where to watch and prediction

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Barcelona vs Getafe match preview, team news, where to watch and prediction

Faruq Ibrahim 23:02 - 23.02.2024

A concise pre-match guide for the upcoming LALIGA fixture between Barcelona and Getafe.

The upcoming La Liga clash between Barcelona and Getafe is set to take place on February 24, 2024, at the Estadi Olímpic Lluís Companys, with the kick-off scheduled for 16:15 WAT.

Recent Form and Key Players

Barcelona enters the match in strong form, having won three of their last five matches and drawing the other two, including a commendable 1-1 draw against Napoli and a 2-1 victory over Celta. 

Their recent performances showcase a blend of solid defence and effective attacking play, with key players like Robert Lewandowski, Ferran Torres, and Frenkie de Jong expected to make significant contributions. However, their defensive unit will also need to be at its best, with the likes of Ronald Araujo and Jules Kounde providing the backbone.

Getafe, on the other hand, has had a mixed run of form, with two wins, two draws, and one loss in their last five outings. 

The team has shown resilience, especially in their 1-1 draw against Villarreal and a 3-2 victory over Celta, indicating their capability to cause upsets. Players like Mauro Arambarri and Mason Greenwood could play crucial roles in their quest for points at Barcelona's home ground.

Head to Head

Historically, Barcelona has dominated the head-to-head matchups against Getafe, which sets the stage for an interesting encounter. 

Despite the difference in squad depth and historical performances, Getafe's recent form suggests they could put up a formidable challenge.


Experts predict under 3.5 goals for this match, reflecting expectations of a tightly contested game, possibly with few goals scored. 

This prediction aligns with the defensive strategies both teams might employ, especially in high-stakes matches like this one. 

Given the current form and historical performances of both teams, a Barcelona victory seems the most likely outcome, but Getafe's resilience could very well make this match closer than anticipated. 

Fans can look forward to a tactical battle with both teams eager to claim the points for their respective causes.

How to watch 

For fans looking to catch the action live, the match will be available for streaming and live scores will be provided, offering multiple ways to follow the game as it unfolds​

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