Ousmane Dembélé and Arthur continue recovery process in Thursday training
Eight Barça B players joined up with the first team for the morning session
In Thursday training at the Ciutat Esportiva, Ousmane Dembélé and Arthur continued with the recovery process from their respective injuries.
Following the 0-0 E Clásico draw with Real Madrid, FC Barcelona held a training session on Thursday morning at the Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper. The session saw available first team players in action, with those who featured in Wednesday night's game undertaking recovery work. Sergio Busquets was absent due to fever.
Aso joining the first team players were Barça B's Iñaki Peña, Morer, O. Mingueza, R. Araujo, Collado, Riqui Puig, Hiroki and C. Pérez.
The next training session for the team will be at 11am on Friday -a final workout before their match against Alavés at the Camp Nou. Coach Ernesto Valverde will hold his pre-match press conference at 1pm CET, available to watch live on www.fcbarcelona.com.