The 34-year-old defender could feature in the second leg of the Supercopa, despite suffering a facial injury on Sunday, as Barca look to lift their first silverware of the season
The Blaugrana captain looked set for a lengthy absence after suffering the injury during the 2-1 win over Osasuna, but will wear a face mask in order to play against his side's arch rivals on Thursday evening.
Barca will enter the Santiago Bernabeu with a slender 3-2 advantage over Jose Mourinho's men and of the first team squad, only two players will not be among the traveling contingent.
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Although injured, Thiago Alcantara and Issac Cuenca will be present as Tito Vilanova looks to win his first piece of silverware since taking over from Pep Guardiola.