The FC Barcelona coaching staff have announced the squad that will take on Rayo Vallecano later today at the Camp Nou. The 18 players on the list for the 8.30pm CET kick-off are: Ter Stegen, Bravo, Douglas, Piqué, Rakitic, Sergio, Dani Alves, Suárez, Neymar Jr, Mascherano, Bartra, Munir, Jordi Alba, Sandro, Sergi Roberto, Adriano, Mathieu and Gumbau (of Barça B).
The Club Medical Services declared Adriano Correia fit to play on Saturday morning. The injured Iniesta, Messi, Vermaelen and Rafinha are all out, and there is no place for goalkeeper Masip either. Arda Turan and Aleix Vidal will not be able to play until January due to the FIFA suspension.