Recovery training and Afellay’s visit

Recovery training and Afellay’s visit

FC Barcelona players participated in light training session on Thursday to recover after the 1st leg of Copa del Rey semi final game against Real Madrid.

Barça B youngsters Oier, Ie, Ca, Espinosa, Dongou, Sergi Gómez, Patric, Roman and Ilie also trained alongside the senior squad. The session took place behind closed doors and focused on recovery exercises. Leo Messi and Sergio Busquets worked with  physiotherapists. After a busy weeks of league and Copa del Rey matches, the players have been given a free day on Friday. Squad will return to training on Saturday to prepare for away game against Valencia which will be played on Sunday (kickoff 7 pm). Ibrahim Afellay (currently on loan to Schalke 04) visited his Barça teammates at the Club’s training grounds on Thursday morning.

Source: fcbarcelona.cat, mundodeportivo.com Picture credit: fcbarcelona.cat