Luis Suárez in a training session / MIGUEL RUIZ-FCB.

The squad were back at the Ciutat Esportiva for training on Thursday morning following Wednesday night’s win over Villarreal. The players who figured in the match did some gentle recovery work, with Gerard Piqué and Andrés Iniesta doing some specific, personalised exercises.

Douglas, who has been out since January 19, was back on the training pitch and B team youngster Munir was also present.

Friday off

The squad have been given a day off on Friday and will be back in training on Saturday, ahead of Levante's visit to the Camp Nou on Sunday.


Training session 12/2/15 by fcbarcelona

Victory for Manchester City

Barça's opponents in the last 16 of the Champions League recorded their first win in a competitive fixture since January 4 with a 4-1 win at Stoke City in the Premier League. Two goals from Sergio Agüero and one each from Samir Nasri and James Milner helped Man City remain in second place in the league, seven points behind leaders Chelsea.