Guardiola looks to the bench for answers against Mallorca as injuries and suspensions rock Barcelona...Barcelona will be without four key players for their trip to Mallorca tonight as coach Pep Guardiola looks towards his bench repetoire to fill the void.
His side will have to cope without Daniel Alves who is suspended following his fifth yellow card against Athletic last time out. Carles Puyol is still recovering from a knee problem, he has not played since January.
Thus Adriano could start on the right side, with Maxwell out on the left. Eric Abidal will move into central defence with Gerrard Pique, according to Sport.es.
Xavi is expected to return in time for Wednesday's clash against Valencia. Seydou Keita is likely to take the Spaniard's place who last took to the field on January 8 against Deportivo.
Sergio Busquets and Andres Iniesta complete the midfield. Up front Lionel Messi, David Villa and Pedro all start.