Real Madrid will be without the services of Raphael Varane who has reportedly suffered a soleus calf muscle problem while travelling with French international team. Reports also reveal that Toni Kroos suffered an injury scare during a training session with no official word out on his injury.
Sitting with a nine point lead at the top of the table, the Catalans are eyeing a second successive treble while Real have their sight firmly fixed on the Champions League trophy after dropping out of the title race.
While Barcelona do not have any serious injury concerns ahead of their clash against Real Madrid, defenders Jeremy Mathieu and Adriano are expected to be unavailable for the fixture.
While the odds are in favour of a Catalan rout on Saturday, Zinedine Zidane will be hoping to fare better than his predecessors as he takes charge of his first El Clasico as the Real Madrid manager.
While Karim Benzema has been included in the 19 man squad against Sevilla, Real Madrid will be without captain Sergio Ramos who has earned a suspension along with Pepe.
With El Clasico looming large on the horizon, Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane is set to host 5th placed Sevilla in what promises to be an exciting clash in the Spanish La Liga.
With Borussia Dortmund all but through to the Europa League quarter-finals following last week's 3-0 win over Tottenham Hotspur, manager Thomas Tuchel was full of praise for his counterpart, claiming that 'success is coming' for the North London side.
Speaking ahead of Tottenham Hotspur's Europa League Round of 16 second-leg clash against Borussia Dortmund, Mauricio Pochettino claimed that his side is ready to ‘dream’ again after Dortmund ‘accident’.
The second leg of the round of 16 Europa League tie between Tottenham Hotspur and Borussia Dortmund promises to be an exciting clash, with the German side in a commanding position after a 3-0 home win in the first leg last week.
Manchester City host Dynamo Kiev as they look to reach the quarter-finals of the Champions League for the first time in their history. A two-goal advantage ensures that the Citizens go into the fixture as the firm favourites against the Ukrainian outfit.