Luis Enrique in a training session / PHOTO: ARXIU FCB

After last week’s work at St. George’s Park, Luis Enrique’s squad face another busy week with friendlies in Geneva and Helsinki and the incorporation of Messi, Mascherano, Neymar and Dani Alves. The four remaining World Cup absentees will re-join the squad for training on Tuesday morning after a series of tests and will then train alone in the evening.

Games on Wednesday and Saturday

E team will play two more frielndlies this week, travelling to Geneva to face Napoli on Wednesday and then flying to Helsinki for a testimonial game for ex- Barça player Jari Litmanen.

More training

As well as the games, the squad will train behind closed doors at the Ciutat Esportiva on Thursday evening and Friday morning, with Sunday again a rest day before the start of another week of pre-season hard work