Sevilla Threaten Withdrawal From Spanish Cup Over Eligibility Rule

Valverde perfila este once para la Supercopa ante el Sevilla

Per the La Liga rulebook, which was thought to be applied to Sunday's game, clubs are only allowed to name three non-EU players in their matchday squad.

Arturo Vidal, Malcom and Arthur likely to take Barca's three slots.

"Sevilla FC is surprised by the RFEF's statement 24 hours before the Super Cup", a club statement said.

Sevilla have threatened file a complaint ahead Sunday's Spanish Super Cup clash with Barcelona if the La Liga champions field more than three non-EU players.

Messi, who will don the captain's armband for the first time after the departure of Andrés Iniesta to Vissel Kobe during the summer, will also overtake the midfield maestro as the player with the most titles for Barcelona.

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Barcelona won both competitions last season so have been pitted against last season's cup runners-up this weekend. In their last notice for the 18-19 season, only three were due to be permitted, without exception.

Usually a two-legged affair, the match will be settled after just one for the first time on Sunday. Barca have taken four non-EU players to Morocco, including defender Marlon.

Though Barcelona do have Philippe Coutinho, Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi who hail from outside of the European Union, all three have European Union citizenship with Coutinho recently gaining a Portuguese passport according to reports.

"As for the Supercopa not being a professional competition, I do not know what to tell you", he said. "With all the trouble we have had this week with non-EU squad members, they could have warned us before". Sevilla feel this is favouritism towards Barcelona, who have too many non-EU members in their squad, and are threatening to take legal action if Barça use more than three.

The 30-year-old has worn the arm-band for the Catalan giants on numerous occasions before he was named vice-captain since 2015.

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