FC Barcelona en route to Canary Islands

Arda Turan at the airport / MIGUEL RUIZ - FCB
The squad set off from El Prat airport at 7.00pm CET to take on Las Palmas for Week 25 of La Liga

The FC Barcelona squad are on their way to Gran Canaria for Saturday’s league match against Last Palmas (4.00pm CET) for Week 25 of La Liga.

The group trained at Ciutat Esportiva shortly before the squad was announced. Barça’s flight to the Canary Islands left at 7.00pm CET from El Prat airport and is expected to take three hours and 35 minutes.

As well as the first team members, directors Silvio Elías, Jordi Calsamiglia and Emili Rousaud are also present. Once they land, vice-president Jordi Cardoner will also join the group.