Official squad list for the game against Juventus: Ter Stegen, Cillessen, Ortolá (31), Semedo, Piqué, Rakitić, Busquets, Denis Suárez, Iniesta, Suárez, Messi, Paulinho, Deulofeu, Alcácer, Alba, Digne, Vidal, Umtiti and Vermaelen.
Matthijs de Ligt, the 18-year-old centre-back who has been impressing for Ajax all season, has been heavily linked to a move to Barcelona as early as January 2018. Already an international and used to playing within an attacking style of football, he would be a more than welcome addition because of his positioning, ability to tackle under pressure, calmness on the ball and imposing aerial presence.
Barca eye Real Sociedad's centre back Inigo Martinez again?! The 26-year-old reportedly has a €32m release clause in his contract with Real Sociedad and Barca apparently agreed to sign him earlier this year before unexpectedly pulling the plug on a deal.