Ernesto Valverde presents an untried XI at Levante

Barcelona face Levante in the Copa del Rey with a makeshift, hodgepodge side

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Barcelona face Levante in the Copa del Rey last 16 first leg on Thursday night and Ernesto Valverde has picked an interesting team.

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Resting key players like defenders Jordi Alba and Gerard Pique, midfielder Ivan Rakitic and strike duo Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi, he has called up youth players and handed Jeison Murillo his debut.

The XI is: Cillessen; Semedo, Murillo, Chumi, Miranda; Busquets, Aleñá, Arturo Vidal; Malcom, Dembélé, Coutinho. 

Cillessen gets a rare start while Dembele leads the line. Youngsters Chumi and Miranda form part of the back line.

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