Guardiola has almost all of his players back from international duty. Messi, given free time until Monday, Abidal and Thiago, both injured, were the main absences in today’s training session. Alexis will join the team tomorrow.
Thiago and Abidal, both injured this week with their national teams, didn’t train with the group. Leo Messi, suspended for the Sporting match, was also absent and has off until Monday.
Alexis, who played with Chile this morning, will join the team for tomorrow’s training session. (via FCBarcelona.com)