FC Barcelona have received a welcome boost ahead of El Clásico with the news that club captain Andrés Iniesta has received the all clear from the medical staff.

The influential midfielder has been out for over 40 days since picking up an injury at Mestalla but is not back at the disposal of Luis Enrique for the match against Real Madrid.

During the last five weeks, Iniesta has been training alone under a specific regiment under the guidance of the club’s medical staff.

As you will see in the video, Iniesta went through a number of tailor-made exercises to help him get back up to speed and, now, the captain is back!

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