Luis Enrique have announced his 18 man squad that will face Alaves in the Day 2 of La Liga competition for FC Barcelona. Ter Stegen have being ruled out not to play in the match. Andre Gomes, Jeremy Mathieu, Lionel Messi and Andre Iniesta have being given the green light to play.
Of all four players that was given the go ahead to play by the medical team, the coaching crew decided not to include Andre Gomes in the 18 man squad for the Saturday’s (today) game. Sergi Roberto and Gerard Pique did not also make the list because the coaching crew decided to rest the pair ahead of the Champion League game that will kick off in three days time.
The list includes Neymar and Paco Alcacer who for the first time will have the chance to play for the team this season.
Here’s a complete list of players selected to face Alaves in the Day 2 La Liga competition:
Cillessen, Masip, Mathieu, Mascherano, Alba, Aleix Vidal, Umtiti, Digne, Denis Suarez, Rafinha, Busquet, Iniesta, Rakitic, Alcacer, Neymar, Suarez, Messi and Arda.