The match against Levante will be a great test to measure the team's level
Barça is facing Levante on Sunday 16. FCBarcelona was near to be unbeaten in the last LaLiga championship. However, Levante won them 5-4 in last season match in Ciutat de Valencia. Currently, both teams will face again in the last-16 of Copa del Rey. Levante have already shown that they are tough team. They won 1-2 in the Santiago Bernabeu against Real Madrid and the 'granotas' have a high-scoring duo. Roger Martí and José Luis Morales have scored 13 goals together.
However, Levante is also an irregular team due to the defeats they have suffered in Ciutat de Valencia. Sevilla beat them 2-6 and Real Sociedad also won for 1-2. However, they have just lost one match in the last nine and they are currently sixth in the championship.
On the other side, Ernesto Valverde recovers most of his players after the rest in the Champions League match. Due to the great moment of Ousmane Dembélé and Arturo Vidal, the coach has doubts in the line-up between them or Arthur Melo and Phil Coutinho. However, it is possible to see again the team that beat 0-4 Espanyol. Ter Stegen; Semedo, Piqué, Lenglet, Jordi Alba; Busquets, Rakitic, Arturo Vidal; Dembélé, Suárez and Leo Messi. Barça is rampant and the team want a third match with a clean sheet in LaLiga in order to keep the advantage in the leadership.. But, it will not be easy to beat Levante and it will be a great test for the next matches. Also, both team will face each other in January in Copa del Rey.