Cornella and Barcelona face each other in the last 16 of the Copa del Rey on Thursday evening.
The Blaugrana are expected to come through in the one-off encounter, although Cornella’s elimination from Atletico Madrid in the preliminary round together with Real Madrid’s shock exit to Alcoyano as Warning enough will serve as what can happen when complacency sets in.
Ronald Koeman has made some changes to his usual starting grid, in particular the inclusion of young Ilaix Moriba.
Gerard Pique, Sergi Roberto, Philippe Coutinho, Ansu Fati and Sergino Dest are still injured while Leo Messi is suspended.
Barcelona’s starting XI: Neto, Oscar Mingueza, Ronald Araujo, Clemens Lenglet, Junior Firpo, Miralem Pjanic, Riqui Puig, Ilaix Moriba, Francisco Trincao, Antoine Griezmann , Martin Braithwaite.