Barcelona Defender Dani Alves Back for Champions League

Updated: 17 September 2014 18:25 IST

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique has also included Brazilian back Douglas for the first time since his signing for the Champions League game against APOEL Nicosia.

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File photo of Barcelona player Dani Alves.

Barcelona defender Dani Alves has recovered from a left knee problem and has been included in the team's squad for its Champions League opener.

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique has also included Brazilian back Douglas for the first time since his signing.

Barcelona plays Cypriot club APOEL at Camp Nou on Wednesday. (Also read: Sky is the limit for Barcelona, says coach Enrique)

Luis Enrique has dropped Spain internationals Pedro Rodriguez, Sergio Busquets and Jordi Alba, along with Argentina midfielder Javier Mascherano, from the squad that beat Athletic Bilbao 2-0 on Saturday.

Topics : Daniel Alves da Silva Barcelona Apoel Nicosia Football
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