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

Team News: Fabregas starts for Barca, but no Neymar
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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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2Valencia963025101521
3Real Madrid96211871120
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5Leganes952283517
6Villarreal95131510516
7Real Betis95131917216
8Sevilla951398116
9Real Sociedad94232018214
10Celta Vigo93241814411
11Athletic Bilbao93241010011
12Levante9252911-211
13Espanyol9243812-410
14Getafe9234111019
15GironaGirona9234914-59
16Deportivo La CorunaDeportivo92251018-88
17EibarEibar9216320-177
18Las PalmasLas Palmas9207722-156
19AlavesAlaves9108314-113
20Malaga9018420-161