Copa del Rey

Vidal returns as Setién names 20-man-squad for Bilbao cup clash

With clouds lingering over the Catalan club amid the fallout from the Eric Abidal interview in sports daily Sport, coach Setién prepares his side for Thursday's cup clash.

Vidal returns as Setién names 20-man-squad for Bilbao cup clash
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Arturo Vidal retuns to the FC Barcelona squad after the Chilean international was ruled out of Sunday's home clash to Levante UD due to "bruising".

Quique Setién has named a 20 player expedition set will travel to Bilbao ahead of Thursday's Copa del Rey quarter-final (kick-off 21:00 CET) where last season's beaten finalists face Athletic Club at San Mamés.

FC Barcelona Copa del Rey squad: 

Ter Stegen, N. Semedo, Piqué, I. Rakitic, Sergio, Arthur, Messi, Lenglet, Griezmann, Jordi Alba, S. Roberto, F. De Jong, Vidal , Umtiti, Junior, Iñaki Peña, Riqui Puig, Collado, Ansu Fati and R. Araujo.