Luis Enrique announced his Spain squad for their upcoming fixtures and recalled Jordi Alba to the squad. Despite this, there have been some high profile omissions including Marcos Alonso - '90min' selected their best XI who miss out.
It is never just another match, and this next edition of the clash between Barcelona and Real Madrid presents some rather varied scenarios to consider. Will there be strange team selections? What will be the first big test for VAR? Will the outcome prove to be a guillotine or a springboard for the under-fire Lopetegui?
Real Madrid played their fourth game of the season against Athletic Bilbao on Saturday. Time is passing, and so far three of the four signings they made over the summer (Vinicius, Odriozola, Mariano) have not played a single minute.