Argentine centre-back Gabriel Mercado was included in Sevilla’s team sheet ahead of the upcoming La Liga clash against Barcelona after being sidelined for about a month and a half due to injury, the Spanish football club said on Friday.Also Read - La Liga: Barcelona’s Ronald Araujo Exits Field in Ambulance After Concussion | WATCH VIDEO

Mercado fractured his arm during Seville’s 1-0 away defeat in their local derby match against Real Betis held at Benito Villamarin stadium on September 2, reports Efe news agency. Also Read - Real Madrid Defeats Espanyol 4-0 To Win Their 35th La Liga Title

Meanwhile, Spanish left back Sergio Escudero and French midfielders Ibrahim Amadou and Maxime Gonalons will remain sidelined as they are still recovering from their injuries. Also Read - FC Barcelona Stays In Second Spot In La Liga With Narrow Win Against Real Sociedad

In addition, Sevilla coach Machin has yet to rule out midfielder Borja Lasso, though Lasso has yet to take the field this season in the La Liga.