(Sporting Alert) — David Beckham is in attendance, but will play no part in PSG’s Champions League last16 first-leg clash with Valencia at Mestalla.
The former Manchester United and Real Madrid midfielder made the move to PSG in January, but his manager believes he still needs time to work on his fitness before making his debut.
Leading striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic is back in the starting team though for PSG as they seek to grab the lead in the first leg.
Lucas Moura, Javier Pastore, Ezequiel Lavezzi, Alex and Mamadou Sakho all start as well for the visitors.
Ricardo Costa and Roberto Soldado are amongst the starters for Valencia.
PSG team: Sirigu, Sakho, Alex, Maxwell, Jallet, Matuidi, Verratti, Pastore, Lucas, Lavezzi, Ibrahimovic.
Subs: Douchez, Camara, Armand, Van der Wiel, Menez, Chantome, Gameiro.
Valencia team: Guaita, Rami, Pereira, R Costa, Feghouli, Banega, Guardado, Parejo, T Costa, Jonas, Soldado.
Subs: Alves, Ruiz, Albelda, Viera, Canales, Piatti, Valdez.