Xavi Hernández was back in training at the Ciutat Esportiva this morning, although he is still recovering from his hamstring injury. Barça B keeper Jordi Masip also took part in the session, with Víctor Valdés suspended and unable to play against Deportivo on Saturday evening.
Marc Bartra, who has a strained knee ligament, worked with the physios as part of his recovery schedule. Barça will have a final training session behind closed doors tomorrow at 11.00 at the Camp Nou. Masip is also called up for that session and looks likely to be called up for the Deportivo game, when he will where the number 32 shirt.