Feb 1, 2014 at 3pm UK at ​Camp Nou
Barcelona
2-3
Valencia
Sanchez (7'), Messi (54' pen.)
Alba (52'), Mascherano (79'), Busquets (94')
Alba (78')
FT(HT: 1-1)
Parejo (44'), Piatti (48'), Alcacer (59')
Parejo (45'), Costa (53'), Alves (90')

Team News: Cesc Fabregas starts for Barcelona against Valencia, but no Neymar

Barcelona's Cesc Fabregas celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Celtic during their Champions League group match on October 1, 2013
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Barcelona hand a start to Cesc Fabregas against Valencia in La Liga, but Brazilian striker Neymar remains out with an injury.

Barcelona have handed a start to Cesc Fabregas as they face Valencia in La Liga this afternoon, but Brazilian striker Neymar remains out with an injury.

Lionel Messi will lead the hosts' frontline with attacking support coming from Alexis Sanchez and Pedro, while Fabregas, Sergio Busquets and Xavi will sit a little deeper in midfield.

The visitors feature Paco Alcacer as their lone striker, with Pablo Piatti and Oriol Romeu looking to provide further attacking threats.

Barcelona: Valdes; Alves, Mascherano, Pique, Alba; Xavi, Busquets, Fabregas; Sanchez, Messi, Pedro

Valencia: Alves; Barragan, R. Costa, Mathieu, Bernat; Romeu, Fuego; Feghouli, Parejo, Piatti; Alcacer

You can follow all of the action from this afternoon's game by reading our live minute-by-minute commentary.

Barcelona's Argentinian coach Gerardo 'Tata' Martino reacts during the Spanish league football match Levante UD vs FC Barcelona at the Ciutat de Valencia Stadium in Valencia on January 19, 2014
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