Bartra, who trained apart on Monday and Tuesday, was back with the rest of the group this Wednesday morning.
Xavi and Ter Stegen trained on their own, Vermaelen was with the physio and Adriano and Neymar trained with the rest of the squad.
Marc Bartra was back training with the rest of the group on Wednesday morning after working apart on Monday and Tuesday, whilst Xavi Hernández and Marc-André ter Stegen continued to train apart and Thomas Vermaelen worked with the physio. Adriano and Neymar Jr trained normally with the other players.
As well as the 20 first team players training, Luis Enrique also worked with four Barça B players – Grimaldo, Samper, Sandro and Munir.
The team will be back in training this evening at half past six.
The Belgium gave his first interview to fcbarcelona.cat and Barça TV and explained he wants to: “settle in at the Club and in the city as quickly as possible”
Barça’s latest summer signing, Thomas Vermaelengave his first interview since joining to fcbarcelona.cat and Barça TV and insisted: “I need to find my way around, learn the language and get to know the coach and the rest of the players – I’m hoping to settle in quickly. I need to get to know the city better too, I’ve heard a lot of people speaking well of it and I’m very keen to discover it”
Vermaelen was full of praise for the man he’s been brought in to replace, ex -captain Carles Puyol: “he has been an incredible player for Barça. He’s a legend at this club. He was always full of passion. I’ll be trying to do my best too”. On a lighter note, the Belgium laughed as he confessed he was sometimes mistaken for actor Jude Law: “a lot of people say we look alike”.
La gent parla molt bé de la ciutat i estic ansiós per poder conèixer-la jo mateix
Puyol ha estat un increïble jugador del Barça. És una llegenda del Barça
Xavi, Sandro, Deulofeu, Piqué, Iniesta, Grimaldo, Busquets, Pedro and Alba showed off their spectacular skills in this “rondo” in training this morninig
This Tuesday morning’s training session featured a spectacular “rondo”, as Xavi, Sandro, Deulofeu, Piqué, Iniesta, Grimaldo, Busquets, Pedro and Alba lept the ball off Song and Munir. Check out the video, as the Barça players show off their superb technical skil with 30 seconds of one touch control.
This fifteen minute video follows Luis Enrique’s side in Helsinki for their fourth pre-season friendly
FC Barcelona played their fourth pre-season friendly in Helsinki on Saturday and this video shows exclusive images of the players in Finland.
Tests carried out this morning confirmed the back injury that the German keeper picked up in training yesterday.
Ter Stegen will be given specific recovery work over the next few training sessions.
After tests this morninng at the Club, the FC Barcelona Medical Services have confirmed the back injury suffered in trainnig on Monday by Marc-André ter Stegen. Ter Stegen will be given specific recovery work over the next few training sessions.