Windfall for Ronald Koeman: Pedri miraculously recovers

As coach Ronald Koeman hoped, FC Barcelona will be able to have Pedri in the cup battle with Seville on Wednesday evening.

The midfielder seemed to have suffered an injury with the same opponent on Saturday in the competition duel. The Catalan club even spoke of a muscle rupture in the left lower leg on Monday. After two training sessions, the 18-year-old playmaker is still fit enough to play, reports the club.

In the semi-finals of the Copa del Rey battle, Barcelona will have to get rid of a 2-0 backlog. Saturday the team won with the same numbers in Seville for a duel from La Liga. Barcelona occupies the second place behind Atlรฉtico Madrid.

The Uruguayan defender Ronald Araรบjo is missing. He suffered an injury against Seville and joined the longer absent, including Philippe Coutinho, Ansu Fati and Sergi Roberto.