PHOTO: MIGUEL RUIZ-FCB

In their second session of the week, the squad continued to prepare for the game at the Sanchez Pijuan, with  just one more session scheduled before they travel down to Seville for the match on Saturday.

After working out at the Camp Nou on Wednesday, the same players were in training on pitch number 4 at the Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper this morning, with Alexis and Thiago continuing their recovery from injury and Abidal training apart.

Muniesa and Tello join squad again

As on Wednesday, B team youngsters Marc Muniesa and Cristian Tello also trained with the squad, who are due back on Friday at 11.00 at the Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper. After the session, Pep Guardiola will give a press conference.