Final training session before Benfica

Final training session before Benfica

Barça, after staying at W hotel on Tuesday night, trained this Wednesday at noon at the Camp Nou, in what was the final training session before facing Benfica. Tito Vilanova worked with the 18 footballers called up for the match, which includes Barça B players Tello, Sergi Roberto, Rafinha, Sergi Gómez, Planas, and Deulofeu. The training session was closed to the press and took place without the six players rested by Vilanova for this evening’s match –Iniesta, Jordi Alba, Xavi, Mascherano, Cesc, and Pedro.

After the session, the players returned to the hotel by bus, where they will have lunch and then rest until a little before 19:30, when they will head back to the stadium.

Source: fcbarcelona.cat; Image: Miguel Ruiz (FCB)