Quite a few players who were on duty with their national teams returned to Barcelona and participated in the team training session on Wednesday afternoon. Alex Song, Sergio Busquets, Andrés Iniesta, Pedro Rodríguez, Marc Bartra, Sergi Roberto and Javier Mascherano all rejoined routine training.
Gerard Piqué, who had been doing recovery exercises the last few days, trained with the group for the first time, while Jordi Alba still trained apart. Xavi, suffering that minor thigh strain in his left leg, and Cristian Tello, who has sprained a ligament in his right ankle , followed their recovery plan. Juvenil A player Adama Traoré and Barça B’s Jean-Marie Dongou joined the first team.
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