Although the first team have a day off and won’t train again until Saturday in preparation for the Liga match against Levante, Adriano and Thiago did appear at the Ciutat Esportiva today to continue their injury recovery programmes. Both players had trained normally with the squad on Wednesday and this Friday did so again with the reserves in a session on pitch number 4. First team physios Paco Seirul·lo and Aureli Altimira were on hand to watch as the duo joined in with group exercises and also did some individual work.
Non stop activity
As well as Thiago and Adriano, David Villa and Andrés Iniesta both used social networks to tell their fans that they also trained at the Ciutat Esportiva this morning.
On Thursday, Isaac Cuenca and Marc Muniesa also used social networks to explain that they had made it to the peak of La Mola as part of their own recovery programmes. And Pinto did likewise to explain how he had worked out in the gym with Thiago.