Manchester United are reportedly interested in Federico Valverde and are wishful of including the Real Madrid star in a swap deal involving Paul Pogba.
Federico Valverde puts in an incredible shift as Real Madrid scrape a win against Real Betis at the Benito Villamarin.
Eden Hazard and Federico Valverde will return, while Marco Asensio is in contention to feature for the first time this season when Real Madrid take on Eibar.
Barcelona are reportedly set to sack manager Ernesto Valverde, with reports in Spain stating that the announcement could be made as early as Tuesday.
Lionel Messi rescued a point for the visitors with a brilliant effort as Barcelona played out a 1-1 draw against Valencia at Mestalla on Sunday.
Ernesto Valverde will be without the ineligible Philippe Coutinho and the suspended Nelson Semedo as Barcelona face Chelsea in the UEFA Champions League.
Chelsea would be looking to gain some advantage in the home leg as they host Barcelona in the Round of 16 tie of the UEFA Champions League.
Enterprising young Chelsea defender Andreas Christensen is reportedly on the radar of Barcelona, with the Catalans search for a valuable addition to their defence.
Barcelona are reportedly fearing that Manchester United and Manchester City could activate Samuel Umtiti's €60 million release clause in the near future.
Barcelona are reportedly scouring the possibility of making a move to land Olympique Lyonnais youngster Houssem Aouar in the upcoming transfer window(s).