10 March 2012

Puyol, without higher, travels to Santander

The captain has worked this morning at the same rate as their peers and join the call for 19 players to play against Racing on Sunday, without a discharge.

The low secure are the suspended and injured Thiago Piqué, Alexis, Abidal, Villa, Afellay and Fontàs.

Carles Puyol, even without the discharge, is the main novelty of the 19 men who travel this Saturday afternoon to face Racing Santander on Sunday (18 hours, and Canal + League Goltara). The call is: Valdés, Pinto, Dani Alves, Fabregas, Puyol, Xavi, Iniesta, Messi, Mascherano, Keita, Sergio Busquets, Pedro, Adriano, Cuenca, Tello, Montoya, Bartra, Sergi Roberto and Muniesa.

Thus, the casualties are the suspended and injured Thiago Piqué, Alexis, Abidal, Villa, Afellay and Fontàs.

The team has been trained on Saturday morning at the Ciudad Deportiva Joan Gamper after taking rest on Friday. Puyol has worked to keep pace with his companions, who have prepared the match against Racing. However, Alexis and Abidal have recovery in the field outside the group, while Thiago has made specific job. It is expected that next week enter the field work with the group. Although its development is satisfactory, Thiago is low for the game against Racing. (via FCBarcelona.cat)