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FC Barcelona News: 10 December 2016; 18 in squad for Osasuna trip

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FC Barcelona arrive in Navarra - FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona have arrived in Navarra this Friday evening, ready for the 1.00pm CET kick-off on Saturday at El Sadar, home of Osasuna, where Luis Enrique will be hoping to lead the team back to winning ways after three consecutive draws in LaLiga.

Match Preview: Osasuna v FC Barcelona in Week 15 of La Liga - FC Barcelona
With a confidence-boosting, mid-week triumph folded up neatly and tucked firmly in their rear pockets, a reinvigorated Futbol Club Barcelona take their act deep into the Spanish countryside this weekend — to Pamplona, to be exact — where they won’t exactly be running with the bulls, but rather battling with local outfit and La Liga cellar-dwellers Osasuna in a bid to scoop up three vital points and ratchet up the pressure on their chief antagonists perched at the top of the table.

FC Barcelona squad announced for Pamplona - FC Barcelona
Neymar Jr sits out this trip through suspension, although the enforced break will give the Brazilian some time to get over the muscle fatigue that’s been troubling him of late. The injured Jeremy Mathieu also stays at home, while there’s no room for Masip or Aleix Vidal either.

FC Barcelona manager Luis Enrique: Osasuna is no ordinary game - FC Barcelona
Speaking the day before the 1.00pm CET kick-off in Pamplona, first team coach discusses the merits of Sergi Roberto and André Gomes, among other subjects

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