Luis Enrique is without Ter Stegen due to injury and has called up 18 players for the first of two legs against Sevilla: Douglas, Samper and Alba are out
07:23AM Sunday 14 Aug
Luis Enrique has announced his squad for the first official match of the season, calling up 18 players for the trip to Andalusia to take on Sevilla in the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup.
Marc-André ter Stegen is the only one that misses out through injury, Neymar Jr and Rafinha are competing in the Olympic Games, while Douglas, Samper and Jordi Alba are left out for technical reasons.
The full squad is therefore as follows: Bravo, Masip, Piqué, Rakitic, Sergio, Denis, Arda, Iniesta, Suárez, Messi, Mascherano, Munir, Digne, Sergi Roberto, André Gomes, Aleix Vidal, Umtiti and Mathieu.
The match at the Sanchez Pizjuan kicks off at 10.00pm CET where the Catalans will be looking for a positive result to bring back to the Camp Nou for the second leg on 17 August.