Rafinha Alcantara’s Barcelona story was always a peculiar one. Just like his brother, Thiago, before him, the Brazilian was always showing promising signs that he could develop into a world-class player. But as time went by, he unfortunately kept getting sidelined by injury after injury until finally, Barcelona could not take any more. He had to be shipped away.

But despite his fragility, there lies a really talented player beneath those layers of fitness issues and this tactical analysis scout report will use analysis and statistics to give you Rafinha’s in-depth tactical profile.

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