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Starting XI: Barcelona V Villarreal

Spanish La Liga

Teams: Barcelona v Villarreal

Date: 01 February 2015

Venue: Camp Nou

Barcelona will be looking to close the gap at the top of the Spanish La Liga table when they host Villarreal in a league match at Camp Nou on Sunday.

The match is scheduled to get underway 22h00.

Barcelona are four points behind Real Madrid on the league table and will hoping to close that gap by beating Villarreal.

Villarreal are nine points behind Barcelona in sixth place on the table with 38 points.

Barcelona come into the game off the back of a 3-2 win over Atletico Madrid in a second leg quarterfinal Copa del Rey match in midweek.

Barcelona’s last La Liga game saw them thump Elche 6-0, so they come into this game high on confidence.

Villarreal also come into this game off the back of 1-0 win over Getafe in a second leg quarterfinal Copa del Rey match in midweek.

Villarreal’s last La Liga match saw them beat Levante 1-0, so they will be confident of positive result against Barcelona.

This how they line-up.

Barcelona: C. Bravo, Alves, Pique, Mascherano,  J. Alba; S. Busquets, Iniesta, Rafinha, Suarez, Messi e Neymar Jr.

Villarreal:  Asenjo, Mario, Musacchio, V.Ruiz, J.Costa, Bruno, Pina, Jona dos Santos, Cheryshev, Vietto, G. dos Santos.

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