Javier Mascherano out injured... Samuel Umtiti to play?

Javier Mascherano was not able to finish Barcelona's game against Sevilla because of a minor hamstring strain that will keep him out for one week.

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It means he will not feature at the weekend, with Samuel Umtiti likely to partner Gerard Pique against Real Betis as La Liga kicks off.

Jeremy Mathieu is injured - he hurt his own hamstring in the first leg. Meanwhile Andres Iniesta also suffered a knee injury against the Andalusians.

Umtiti played well against Sevilla on Wednesday night, although he conceded a penalty when Mariano Ferreira's shot struck his hand in Barcelona's box. 

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