The Argentina forward has been on the treatment table for nearly a month but could be back on the pitch against Deportivo La Coruna, though Arda Turan still starts
Lionel Messi makes his return for Barcelona against Deportivo La Coruna, named on the bench by Luis Enrique for Saturday's match.
The Argentina international has been out of action since suffering an adductor injury in Barca's 1-1 draw with Atletico Madrid on September 21.
Arda Turan continues to deputise in the starting XI as the Catalan giants seek their fifth win of the season.
Barcelona starting XI: Ter Stegen; Digne, Pique, Mascherano, Mathieu; Rakitic, Busquets, Rafinha; Arda, Suarez, Neymar. Subs: Masip, Umtiti, Iniesta, Andre Gomes, D Suarez, Messi, Alcacer