Smalling claims he also spoke to Suarez, adding: "Suarez [came up to me] after the game as well".
Indeed, given Barcelona's often lethargic and sloppy play during the opening hour of the first leg, it could well be that some big names aren't even included in the matchday squad at all. They were not normal debuts, like when a player debuts alongside the first-choice players.
With the league title seemingly locked up with only six rounds left, Valverde put his focus on United's visit on Tuesday.
The result is unlikely to do much good to their survival chances, but Barca remain firmly on course for the title and will be grateful to have rested several key performers ahead of the Champions League quarter-final second leg against Manchester United.
"I think it [the challenge] came when we were right on the front foot", he told BT Sport.
It might have been something of a unusual line-up, but Puig took his chance to impress in his first league outing. "To win away from home in the Champions League you have to suffer".
French forward Ousmane Dembele made his comeback after a month out with a hamstring injury, with Kevin-Prince Boateng making only his third Barca appearance.
Midfielder Arturo Vidal, who did start the game, said Barca's players had been distracted by Tuesday's game against United.
The tempo of the match then dropped as Huesca regrouped to try to stifle Barca's attacking threat.
Despite needing to take all three points, Huesca barely threatened Ter Stegen's goal in their second meeting.
Huesca was left in last place at five points from safety.
United's resilience and pressing allowed them to stay in the game for the full 90 minutes but Solskjaer's team were nowhere near as close to matching the La Liga outfit as the scoreline may have suggested.
Atletico missed its best opportunity to give Barcelona a fight for the title when it lost 2-0 in the last round at Camp Nou.
Regardless, Fivethirtyeight certainly sees Liverpool as the team to beat, with a 29% chance of going all the way this year and lifting the Champions League trophy come June.
However, this isn't because the airline is squeezing more seats into the cabin - and you might actually find it's a good thing. Flights may be more comfortable for passengers, especially those who want to work on their computers, Mayerowitz added.
The NBA's fast-paced game fits in perfectly with Barrett's skillset as the young Canadian excels at attacking the basket. Thirteen of Duke's last 15 picks, and 20 of the last 25, have come in the first round, including 13 lottery picks.
And even before that point, SpaceX was already celebrating the successful landing of Falcon Heavy's three individual boosters. In a tweet late Thursday, Musk confirmed that both fairing halves were recovered from the Atlantic Ocean undamaged.
Instead, they will undergo pre-removal risk assessments on whether it's safe to send them back to their countries of origin. The Canadian government proposed changes to its asylum laws Tuesday via a recently tabled omnibus budget bill .
I think for all of us, like I said the last couple days, we're extremely hungry and we all feel ready for this challenge". Everybody likes feeling good in everything you do. "We know we got a quick team", Marner said.
The White House did not respond to questions as to whether the president asked Mnuchin or the IRS head to intervene. The letter marks the latest in a yearslong effort by Democrats to get access to Trump's financial documents.
Toy-Con Garage is the tool that is returning from previous kits and optimised for this kit's Toy-Con creations. He revealed that Nintendo focused on the physical sensations associated with VR, not the screen.
Metro Transit halted Blue Line light rail service to and from the mall for a short time due to police activity in the area. Authorities described the child's injuries as life-threatening and said witnesses gave the child first aid.
Best of all, it has a high-fidelity magnification feature, with 5X optical zoom, 10X hybrid zoom and 50X digital zoom. The new P30 Pro and P30 Lite were unveiled at an event at Delhi's Taj Palace hotel earlier this week.
A total of 3,804 civilians were killed a year ago , the highest number recorded, according to United Nations figures. She added that the organization was concerned about the well-being of the Afghan people.
Redmi Pro 2 leaked: Snapdragon 855 and cut-hole display
Successor to the a year ago launched Redmi 6, the smartphone comes with a 6.26-inch HD+ display with 720x1520 pixel resolution. The smartphone sports a 16-megapixel selfie camera and dual-rear cameras including 12-megapixel and 5-megapixel sensors.
Xbox Game Pass Adds Six Titles To Its April Lineup
April's slate of releases wraps up with Life is unusual 2: Episode 2 on April 24th, followed by Resident Evil 5 on April 25th. The game division of Microsoft Corporation announced the list of games that will join the Xbox Game Pass in the near future.
Embiid (knee) may miss 76ers' playoff opener
First, he jumped on the opportunity to acquire Jimmy Butler to give the Sixers a crunchtime scorer they so desperately desired. He's shooting 48.4 percent from the field and 30 percent from 3-point range.
Bottas denies Hamilton pole in Shanghai
He was later given the all-clear, but missed qualifying because his ruined auto could not be fixed in time. Lando Norris fell at the second hurdle of qualifying for the first time in his short career.
Curry exits with injury, should be fine for Game 1
He went back to the locker room and the team later announced he would not return "for precautionary reasons". The injury was initially reported as a mild foot sprain, but Kerr called it a sprained ankle.