Philippe Coutinho to get fresh start at Barcelona thanks to Ronald Koeman

Philippe Coutinho will get his chance to finally prove himself in a Barcelona shirt this season.

The Brazilian has had a torrid time of things since his more than €130million arrival from Liverpool in 2018.

Coutinho enjoyed his most successful spell since arriving at Camp Nou away on loan with Bayern Munich, winning the Champions League.

At Barca, he has struggled to make an impact, though his last season was desolated by a knee injury.

That injury left Coutinho recovering deep into the summer, but he is now back to full fitness pending match fitness, and he will get a chance.

It has been known for some time that Barcelona were not going to be able to sell Coutinho this summer given his injury troubles and lack of form.

And in any case, Ronald Koeman is a fan of the midfielder’s, according to Sport, who point out that Coutinho was handed 10 starts in 14 games before he picked up his knee injury last season.

Just when Coutinho will come into the fold this season remains to be seen as he looks to build up match fitness, but it does seem as though his Barca chapter is far from over, regardless of how it has gone so far.

Tags FC Barcelona Philippe Coutinho Ronald Koeman

23 Comments

  1. mishi says:

    My wishes to barcelona club, need them to gain more and more, so that to be able to win the laliga and maintain the number 1 position. I love barca more than messi.

  2. Adolf says:

    Barca is the club we die supporting not messi .we move on with time the world shall praise us .

    1. Abdul Bello Usman says:

      I love Barcelona 100% and I want our starting midfield to be Sergio Biscuits, Frankie De jong, and Phillips Coutinho than our attackers is to be Ansu Fati, Memphis Depay and Antonio Griezmann forget about Pedri and braithwaite. Pedri is a midfielder but he can’t assist or scored a ball and now due to the absence of King 10 we want get a midfielder like Coutinho who scored create chance and assist.
      Furthermore braithwaite I don’t want waste my time to him but remember that he is useless stupid and idiot player.

  3. Ljubomir says:

    I hope he will be good. I am his fan.

    1. Mahmoud Muhammad Rabiu says:

      I am so many happy I love Barcelona more than any club

  4. Musaadamu says:

    I like barca than messi

  5. Micheal leke says:

    I love messi but love barca most. We are more than a club, we are a family. Barca is a religion the capital home of european trophy. Soon, the world shall praise us… From, micheal leke

    1. Naziru adamu says:

      I hope coutinho will be better and win more trophy at Barca

  6. Abubakar Muhammad wakili says:

    I like coutinho than Messi and we supporters we no 10 in the shirt of coutinho

  7. Mattic says:

    I get it you all love barca more than the Goat but I hope they don’t disappoint you..

  8. Yooney says:

    I am the biggest fan of barc before messi I like Barcelona and I will be abarca fan for ever forca barca barca we will be together for ever

    1. Daniel says:

      I will love to see coutinho playing every single game cos this guy is just too good and that braidwaite should be bench for now

  9. Yooney says:

    I am the biggest fan of barc before messi I like Barcelona and I will be a barca fan for ever forca barca we will be together for ever

  10. Iskil saheed says:

    Some fans have left barca for psg and we barca fans should not lose hope by the grace of god

  11. Moses Kefas says:

    Be strong Coutinho.
    it’s your time to shine

  12. Olatunji Olayemi says:

    Coutinho you can do it

  13. Mustapha Joseph Brima says:

    With out Messi is Barcelona we have player that better than Messi trust me the of coutinho

  14. Naziru adamu says:

    It’s your Time coutinho

  15. abubakar assiddeq says:

    we will barca coming days before final ucl

  16. Kyari says:

    The club is bigger than a player(messi)

  17. Sonia says:

    Am a die hard fan of coutinho and barcelona i believe in him coutinho it your turn to shine forca barca

  18. Nazifi mukhtar gezawa kano says:

    I like leo bcos he gave all to Barcelona and it fans and I wish him and barcelona the best.up up barca

  19. Udendu christian says:

    It’s your time to shine ##philippe coutinho

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