Schuster downbeat ahead of Barca showdown

The Primera Liga champions slipped to fifth after Sunday's 4-3 defeat to Sevilla at the Bernabeu, nine points behind the Catalans, and have lost three of their last four matches in Spain's top division.

Dutch winger Arjen Robben will miss Saturday's game at the Nou Camp because of his red card against Sevilla and key players such as centre back Pepe, midfielder Ruben de la Red and striker Ruud van Nistelrooy are still out injured.

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