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Mikel Rico enters Valverde’s 19-man list for Camp Nou trip
The midfielder shakes off an ankle sprain injury and is the surprise addition in the Athletic Club squad for Sunday's game at Barça.
Midfielder Mikel Rico has shrugged off a sprain to his right ankle and makes Ernesto Valverde’s squad list for Athletic Club’s league visit to Camp Nou tomorrow night.
Unable to make the trip are Carlos Gurpegui, Ibai Gómez, Borja Ekiza and Kike Sola – all of whom are recovering from injury while Enric Saborit has been omitted for technical reasons.
The full Athletic squad reads:
Iraizoz, De Marcos, San José, Laporte, Balenziaga, Iturraspe, Morán, Susaeta, Herrera, Muniain, Aduriz, Herrerín, Toquero, Beñat, Albizua, Iraola, Etxeita and Guillermo.