The 20 available first team players plus four from the reserves trained today under Luis Enrique Pedro, with gastroenteritis, missed the session, while Ter Stegen and Vermaelen did specific fitness work
10:00PM Tuesday 19 Aug
[[DES_1]]After a day off following the Gamper match, Luis Enrique Martínez and his team were back at the Ciutat Esportiva Sant Joan Despí this morning to continue preparations for the Liga opener on Sunday (9.00 PM CET) at the Camp Nou against Elche. The session involved 24 players and four from Barça B (Munir, Samper, Sandro and Grimaldo). There will be no evening session today.
Canary Islander Pedro Rodríguez, with gastroenteritis, was absent, while Marc-André Ter Stegen and Thomas Vermaelen continued recovering from their respective injuries by doing specific fitness exercises.
The first team will train again on Thursday morning at 10.30 AM CET.