Luis Enrique is taking 18 players from the first team and 8 from the reserves on the trip to UK from July 28 to August 2 These include goalkeeper Claudio Bravo, who will be reporting back to work on Monday
10:00PM Friday 25 Jul
FC Barcelona are taking 26 players on the trip to St George’s Park in England, 18 from the first team and 8 from Barça B. They leave this Monday 28 July, and the group will include Chilean goalkeeper Claudio Bravo, who is due to start work on the very same morning that the team departs for the UK.
Martín Montoya, who trained on his own this morning, has been included in the travelling party, but Adriano Correia, who has heart rate problems, has been left out of the 24-man squad.
Barça will not be playing any matches while they are in England, but when they have finished at St George’s Park, next Saturday, they will be flying directly to Nice for the game with OGC.
The complete 26-man squad travelling to England consists of:
First team: Ter Stegen, Masip, Bravo, Adriano, Piqué, Alba, Mathieu, Bartra, Song, Busquets, Xavi, Iniesta, Rafinha, Sergi Roberto, Rakitic, Afellay, Pedro and Deulofeu.
Barça B: Patric, Edgar Ié, Grimaldo, Samper, Halilovic, Munir, Sandro and Adama.