BARCELONA, Spain --Barcelona say German goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen has been cleared to make his debut for the club after recovering from a back injury.
Ter Stegen, who arrived from Borussia Monchengladbach in the summer, has yet to play an official match for the Catalan side after injuring his back in training last month.
Barcelona added that Lionel Messi and Andres Iniesta have trained away from the first team, with the pair nursing leg injuries.
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Barcelona sporting director Andoni Zubizarreta has confirmed Dani Alves will leave Barcelona when his contract expires at the end of the 2014-15 season.
Alves, 31, had been repeatedly linked with a move away from Camp Nou this summer, with the Catalan club signing fellow Brazilian Douglas as added competition at right-back for both Alves and Martin Montoya.
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Andres Iniesta has been ruled out of Spain's upcoming matches against France and Macedonia through injury, the Spanish football federation (RFEF) has confirmed.
Iniesta, 30, is struggling with a knee problem that forced him to miss Barcelona's 1-0 win at Villarreal on Sunday and he will not be available to national team coach Vicente del Bosque.