Cicinho, Botia, Spahic, Navarro
Navas, Rakitic, Trochowski
Alves, Song, Mascherano, Alba
Xavi, Busquets, Iniesta
Pedro, Messi, Sanchez
Sevilla is set to welcome back Diego Perotti and Jose Antonio Reyes for Saturday’s Primera Division clash with Barcelona at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan.
The duo returned from calf and shoulder injuries respectively to play in a charity match on Tuesday, and will likely be named on the bench.
Alex Song and Javier Mascherano are expected to continue their partnership in central defense despite the availability of young defenders Marc Bartra and Andreu Fontas.
|DID YOU KNOW?|
- Sevilla is unbeaten in La Liga with three wins and two draws in their five matches so far.
- The Andalusian side has won its last three home games with an aggregate score of 8-3.
- With just two goals conceded thus far, Sevilla boasts the joint-best defensive record in the league along with Malaga.
- Barcelona is the only side to maintain a 100 percent record in the Primera Division.
- If they win on Saturday, the Catalans will equal their best ever start to a Liga campaign.
- Goals from Xavi (pictured right) and Lionel Messi handed a 2-0 win to Barca in this corresponding fixture last season.
- Diego Perotti