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The experienced midfielder is named in the Blaugrana's starting XI, as a number of players return for this evening's cup clash with Jose Mourinho's side at Camp Nou

Jordi Roura makes four changes to Barcelona's side for tonight's second leg Copa del Rey semi-final against Real Madrid, with Xavi, Sergio Busquets, Cesc Fabregas and Carlos Puyol all recalled.

The tie is finely-balanced after the two teams fought out a 1-1 draw at the Santiago Bernabeu in the first leg on January 30.

Pinto starts in goal for the Catalan giants, as he always does for Copa del Rey matches.

Up front Lionel Messi is joined by Pedro and Andres Iniesta in the team's usual 4-3-3 formation.

Real Madrid, meanwhile, start Raphael Varane alongside Sergio Ramos at centre-back, with Pepe named on the bench.

Ramos is one of three players starting tonight that missed the first leg through suspension, the other two that return are Fabio Coentrao and Angel Di Maria.

Sami Khedira and Xabi Alonso form a midfield pivot for los Blancos, while Gonzalo Higuain is chosen to lead the line ahead of Karim Benzema.

The Argentine is supported in attack by Cristiano Ronaldo, Mesut Ozil and Di Maria.

Barcelona (4-3-3):
Pinto; Alves, Puyol, Pique, Alba; Xavi, Busquets, Fabregas; Pedro, Messi, Iniesta

Subs: Valdes, Mascherano, Adriano, Song, Thiago, Villa, Tello

Real Madrid (4-2-3-1): Lopez; Arbeloa, Ramos, Varane, Coentrao; Alonso, Khedira; Di Maria, Ozil, Ronaldo; Higuain

Subs: Adan, Pepe, Kaka, Benzema, Essien, Modric, Callejon

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