Will Jordi Alba play for Inter Miami against Orlando City in MLS today?

Inter Miami heads to the “Clásico del Sol” derby against Orlando City in the week of competition in the Major League Soccer without a star Lionel Messi, Who was excluded from the confrontation due to injury. However, there are some good news To Gerardo “Tata” Martino regarding Messi's former Barcelona teammate Jordi Alba.

How many matches did Alba miss? How did they do without him?

He was the left back Had to sit down Heron The last four games in the American League due to a hamstring injury, although they didn't miss it much, it must be said, as they won all four by an aggregate score of 19-6. However, this is largely due to Messi's return to the team rather than Alba's absence.

It will be the eight-time Ballon d'Or winner's turn to withdraw from the team in Orlando, with The knee issue he suffered in the weekend's win over Montreal kept him on the sidelines After appearing in seven consecutive matches.

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Jordi Alba has missed Inter Miami's last four matches due to injury, but is “expected to play” in Orlando.
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Alba is expected to play against Orlando

on the flip side, Alba will be available to return to the starting lineup After his fitness problems, according to journalist Michelle Kaufmann, who claimed: “Jordi Alba will be available to play. He's missed the last several games with a hamstring injury, but he's back in practice, which he is He is expected to play against Orlando“.

Martino will, of course, be happy to welcome a top-class player back to his backline. Las Garzas' recent excellent form has not been built on solid defencewith six goals conceded in the four matches that Alba missed.

Inter Miami may have been at the top of the MLS Eastern Conference and overall standings, but they did He conceded 20 goals in 13 matchestwice as many as second-place Cincinnati.

No matter how many goals a team scores, a leaky defense is usually not a recipe for winning titles. A fully equipped Alba will certainly be able to help at both ends of the pitch.


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