The Frenchman has made remarkable strides in his recovery and the club are hopeful that he may well play a part in the competition.
Eighteen-year-old prospect Gerard Deulofeu has also been named, while new signing Alex Song is included, along with Cristian Tello, who was linked with a move away from the club over the summer.
David Villa is also handed a place after recovering from a broken leg which kept him out of football for eight months.
Full squad list:
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