Carles Puyol in the 19 man squad for the Betis match / PHOTO: MIGUEL RUIZ - FCB

19 players are in the squad for the match against Betis to be played this Saturday, uncluding Carles Puyol. The Barça captain, who still has not received medical clearance, trained with the team this Friday, and has been called up for the game. Piqué, Valdés, Dos Santos, and Cuenca are all out injured, Jordi Alba is supended, and Afellay has been left out for technical reasons.

This morning, the first team had their last training session in preparation for the La Liga match against Betis, which will be played at the Camp Nou at 6pm on Saturday. Puyol and Isaac Cuenca also trained with the group, as well as Barça B goalkeeper Jordi Masip.

The squad will meet up on Saturday at 12.25pm before taking the coach up to the Hotel Princesa Sofia.

Squad list

Pinto, Olazábal, Montoya, Fàbregas, Puyol, Xavi, Pedro, A.Iniesta, Alexis, Messi, Neymar Jr., Mascherano, Bartra, Sergio, Song, Tello, Adriano, Dani Alves and Sergi Roberto.