Ernesto Valverde will be without the duo of Gerard Pique and Sergio Busquets as Barcelona take on Celta Vigo at the Balaidos on Tuesday.
Malaga host Barcelona at the La Rosaleda Stadium on Saturday night in the La Liga
Malaga host Barcelona at the La Rosaleda Stadium on Saturday night in the Spanish La Liga
The Hard Tackle brings you a roundup of some of the major stories regarding La Liga Champions FC Barcelona.
Barcelona were shell-shocked by La Liga rivals Athletic Bilbao as they lost 2-1 in the first leg of their Copa del Rey round of 16 encounter.
Those 'individual battles' will be hard fought, as Sevilla will surely be desperate to take advantage of a crippled Barcelona side who are just coming off a 3-1 thrashing against Manchester City in the Champions League.
Barcelona travel to the Etihad stadium for their fourth Champions League group-stage match, where a win would more or less secure the top spot in the group for the Blaugranas.
The complete team news from Barcelona's trip to the Mestalla Stadium on Saturday.
Barcelona humbled former manager Pep Guardiola with a 4-0 win against his Manchester City team at Camp Nou. However the victory wasn't without any casualties.
The Spanish defender has revealed the former Manchester United coach once told him he was not strong enough to play for Barcelona.