(Sporting Alert) — Lionel Messi returns to the starting lineup for Barcelona in tonight’s Copa Del Rey clash with Getafe.
Messi will play in the attack alongside Neymar and Cristian Tello, while Cesc Fábregas also starts the game.
Alexis Sánchez, Pedro, Xavi, Gerard Piqué and Victor Valdés are all amongst the starters on the bench for tonight’s game, as head coach Gerardo Martino rotates his squad.
There are starting places for Carles Puyol and Alex Song, while Jose Pinto will be between the sticks.
Barcelona Team: Jose Manuel Pinto, Carles Puyol, Marc Bartra, Adriano, Dani Alves, Cesc Fabregas, Alex Song, Sergi Roberto, Lionel Messi, Neymar, Cristian Tello.
Getafe Team: Jordi Codina, Lisandro Lopez, Alexis, Roberto Lago, Alvaro Arroyo, Mehdi Lacen, Pablo Sarabia, Diego Castro, Angel Lafita, Juan Rodriguez, Ciprian Marica.