The starting eleven who figured against Real Sociedad on Sunday, plus Iniesta, Adriano, Alexis, Piqué and Pinto, all trained at the Ciutat Esportiva this morning
Barça B players Oier, Sergio Juste and Luis Alberto, as well as Youth A members Ebwelle, Samper, Bagnack, Robert, Pol Calvet, Quesada, Adama and Sandro also joined in
The squad were back in training at the Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper this morning after last night’s successful league opener, dedicated primarily to recovery. The eleven players who started against Real Sociedad - Valdés, Alves, Puyol, Mascherano, Alba, Sergio Busquets, Xavi, Cesc, Pedro, Messi and Tello‒ as well as Adriano, Alexis, Piqué and Pinto all trained.
Tito Vilanova also brought in Barça B keeper Oier Olazábal, as well as two of the B team’s new signings Sergio Juste and Luis Alberto, who enjoyed their first session with the first team. In addition, Youth A players Ebwelle, Samper, Bagnack, Robert, Pol Calvet, Quesada, Adama and Sandro also took part.
Thiago Alcántara again trained apart from the rest of the players as he continues to recover from his injury problems.
Back at 20.15
The whole squad – including those who didn’t train this morning, Villa, Montoya, Bartra, Afellay, Fontàs, Dos Santos and Sergi Roberto‒ are due back at the Camp Nou at 20.15 for the Trofeu Joan Gamper Estrella Damm and the presentation of the players.