Thomas Vermaelan reportedly is set to join former teammate Andres Iniesta at Japanese side Vissel Kobe after leaving Barcelona as a free agent.
Gerard Pique is among seven players unavailable for Ernesto Valverde as Barcelona prepare to take on Valencia at Mestalla on Sunday.
Barcelona will aim to increase their lead at the top of the table when they visit the Mestalla to take on Valencia on Sunday
Ernesto Valverde is travelling without six first-team players as Barcelona prepare to meet Olympiacos at the Georgios Karaiskakis Stadium on Tuesday.
Barcelona are reportedly set to engage in a mass January clearout, with Paco Alcacer, Arda Turan and Thomas Vermaelen on the axing list
On the back of two consecutive wins, Belgium coach Marc Wilmots is likely to field the same side that edged Sweden by a 1-0 scoreline. Despite being on yellow cards, the trio of Jan Vertonghen, Thomas Meunier and Axel Witsel is expected to be named in the playing eleven.
Manchester United have received a boost to their chances of landing Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann, as reports from Spain suggest that the Frenchman might be on the move this summer.
FC Barcelona make the trip to Belarus to take on BATE Borisov in a must-win UEFA Champions League tie. The Blaugrana are boosted by the return of defender Thomas Vermaelen in the squad.
FC Barcelona manager Luis Enrique has declared that Luis Suarez and Thomas Vermaelen are fit to start against Rayo Vallecano at the Camp Nou on Saturday.
Gareth Bale silenced his critics by scoring twice as Rafael Benitez got his first win as Real Madrid coach with a 5-0 thrashing of Real Betis.