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18.09.2007 21:01

Messi and Márquez in the squad

Roger Bogunyà

Frank Rijkaard has named the 18 players for the Champions league opener against Lyon. Messi and Márquez come into the side, while Gudjohnsen and Ezquerro miss out.

Messi, who didn’t travel to Pamplona as a precautionary measure, and the suspended Márquez, return to the Barça squad to take on Olympique at the Camp Nou. The players the manager has opted to drop are Gudjohnsen and Ezquerro.

Bojan picked

entreno180907.jpgBojan Krkic has enjoyed his first ever call-up for European action with Barça, as have Giovani dos Santos and Gabriel Milito. For all three, the game against Lyon could provide their first tastes of Champions League football.

The full squad

The full squad features: Valdés, Jorquera, Abidal, Sylvinho, Oleguer, Zambrotta, Milito, Thuram, Márquez, Touré Yaya, Xavi, Iniesta, Deco, Ronaldinho, Bojan, Giovani, Messi and Henry.
Messi and Márquez in the squad

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Eto'o visits
Samuel Eto'o, who was injured in the Gamper match, has visited his team mates this evening at the Camp Nou. All of his colleague were clearly delighted to see him.

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