Luis Enrique called all the players except Rafinha (injured) plus Samper and Gumbau (Barça B)
When there are still two weeks for the debut in the Club World Cup, Luis Enrique has announced the squad for this competition. The Asturian coach has decided to include all players in the first team except the Brazilian Rafinha, long-term injured. Douglas, who in principle should receive medical clearance on late December, also joined the squad for Japan. In addition, Luis Enrique has decided to take two Barça B players: Sergi Samper and Gerard Gumbau.
FC Barcelona will begin their participation in the Club World Cup on Thursday December 17 at 11:30 am CET. The opponent will be the winner of the match between Mexican Club America and Chinese Guangzhou, which will be played on Sunday December 13. If the club qualifies for the final, they will play it on Sunday December 20 at 11.30 am CET. In case of a defeat in the semifinal, they will play the match for the second or third place on Sunday at 8:00 am CET.