It has now been confirmed that Dinamo Kiev will play Barcelona with a serious crisis. The COVID-19 sicknotes have racked up alongside injuries and bans. In total, 13 first-team players are unavailable to visit the Camp Nou.
Dinamo Kive will travel to Barcelona in the Champions League. However, they will do it in a very tricky situation: six players have contracted COVID-19 and various members of the coaching staff have also tested positive.
On top of those who have tested positive, Dinamo Kiev are missing several others. One player is injured and one has racked up a ban thanks to receiving too many yellow cards.
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So, the club confirmed that 13 players will miss the game. They are: Nescheret, Morgun, Ihnatenko, Popov, Shabanov, Zabarnyi, Syrota, Kedziora, Verbic, Shepelev, De Pena, Tsygankov, Lednev, Andriyevskiy, Buialskyi, Rodrigues, Clayton, Rusyn, and Supriaha.
The list is shockingly long for such a tough game. In any case, Dinamo Kiev will give their all at the Camp Nou, but it certainly won’t be easy.