The departure of Neymar in 2017 caused Barcelona a major sporting problem as Barcelona tried to fill his void by signing Ousmane Dembele, Antoine Griezmann, Frenkie de Jong, and Philippe Coutinho.
Although these four players performed well for the Blaugrana, they never were able to live up to expectations. However, with the departure of
Luis Suarez, Ivan Rakitic, Arthur,
Arturo Vidal, Koeman
has the space to give three of them the prominence they need to flourish.
has been among Barca’s key players this season, scoring six goals and contributing six assists. In addition to
has learned to evolve his game and play as a box-to-box midfielder under
is yet to show his talent for
is in the best moment of his Barcelona career, playing eleven back-to-back games and showing his best self on the pitch.