Finally, Lionel Messi, Samuel Umtiti and Ivan Rakitic got the medical permission to go back to the team to play Vs. Deportivo La Coruna today for the round 8 of the Spanish league, whereas Alexis Vidal out of the list for the seventh game.
After recovering from a pulled hamstring in the right thigh that he suffered from during the last game against Atletico Madrid, which prevents him playing for a while, Messi return back to Catalonian team, but playing within the basic selection is not sure for him as Rakitic and Umtiti.
Missed in the basic list for injury all of the Jasper Cillessen, Roberto and Jordy Alba, whereas technical director Luis Enreque excludes Vidal once again for the seventh game for the seek of a technical decision, he prefer not to rely on instead of the absence of Sergi Roberto, which means they have intention to sell or rent him during the January transfer window.
The basic selection for F.C. Barcelona includes all of Marc-Andre Ter Stegen, Jordi Massip Lopez, Ivan Rakitic, Sergio Busquets, Denis Suarez, Arda Turan, Andres Iniesta, Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi, Neymar Da Silva, Rafinha Alcantara, Javier Mascherano, Paco Alcacer, Lucas Digne, Andre Gomes, Samuel Umtiti, Jeremy Mathieu.
With 13 points FCB is the forth in Spanish league with 2 points away from Atletico Madrid which is the first with Real Madrid (15pts), whereas Deportivo La Coruna in 13th with only 8 points.