Nine first team players trained on the pitch while Iniesta, Messi and Vermaelen did specific exercises Meanwhile, Goalkeeper Jordi Masip continued with his physiotherapy
Luis Enrique Martínez had nine first team players available for this morning’s training session (Ter Stegen, Martín Montoya, Gerard Piqué, Xavi Hernández, Luis Suárez, Javier Mascherano, Douglas Pereira, Adriano Correia and Dani Alves) while Andrés Iniesta, Leo Messi and Thomas Vermaelen were also present but worked on their specific programmes. Goalkeeper Jordi Masip is still doing physiotherapy after fracturing a finger.
This was the final session of the week at the Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper. The players have the weekend off and will be back at training on Monday September 8.