- Barcelona's starting XI against Manchester United has reportedly been revealed
- Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi are expected to lead the attack for the Spanish club
- Manchester United will host Barcelona in the Champions League on Wednesday night, April 10
Reigning Spanish champions Barcelona will face Premier League side Manchester United in the first leg of their Champions League quarterfinal tie on Wednesday night, April 10.
Brazilian football star Philippe Coutinho is expected to start for Barcelona at Old Trafford on Wednesday night according to the report by Spanish daily Sport.
The report added that Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde has opted for a familiar defensive line up as he looks to leave England with a favorable result.
Barcelona are looking to win Europe’s elite club competition for the first time since 2015 having suffered a quarter-final exit in the last three years.
Arthur has reportedly been picked ahead of Arturo Vidal to join Sergio Busquets and Ivan Rakitic in midfield for Barcelona against Manchester United.
And as expected, the duo of Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi will lead the attack for Barcelona at Old Trafford.
Barca predicted XI: Marc-Andre ter Stegen; Sergi Roberto, Gerard Pique, Clement Lenglet, Jordi Alba; Sergio Busquets, Ivan Rakitic, Arthur; Philippe Coutinho; Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi.
Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Lionel Messi and his Barcelona teammates on Tuesday, April 9, dressed in £4,000 suits before flying to England for Champions League quarterfinal clash against Manchester United.
The reigning Spanish champions donned the grey Thom Browne three-piece suits as they boarded a plane to Manchester.
And one man who surprisingly made the trip is Frenchman Ousmane Dembele who was not given clearance to play due to medical reason.
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