13 January 2012

Barcelona reached home safely or rest

In today's practice will not be injured Fontàs and Pedro.

The staff of FC Barcelona this morning landed safely at the airport of El Prat, after spending the night in Pamplona with the ticket to the quarterfinals of Copa del Rey insured and exercise from 12.30 pm to begin preparations for the match La Liga against Real Betis.

Barca coach Pep Guardiola gives no rest to his players and has prepared a session to 12.30 pm in the Joan Gamper Ciutat Esportiva with an eye on the visit of the Betis, Sunday at 21.30.

After the session, which will surely be recovery for the holders at the Reyno de Navarra, midfielder Javier Mascherano will appear at a news conference.

In the training they won't be Andreu Fontàs neither Pedro Rodríguez, arguably the bad news from yesterday's game, in which the Blaugrana won with comeback including (1-2). The defense must undergo surgery in the coming days, with a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee, while the Canaries suffered discomfort and is doubtful for the clash. (via AS)