Abidal welcomed to Balaídos with a standing ovation
The Frenchman, who was named to the team for the first time since his surgery, was given a standing ovation from the fans at Balaídos
11:00PM Friday 29 Mar
This Saturday Éric Abidal received a standing ovation from the fans at Balaídos when he took part in the pre-match warmup session with his teammates. The Frenchman, who underwent liver transplant surgery this season, was named to the first team for the first time since he given the green light to return to competitive play on February 21.