22 April 2012

Time to focus on Chelsea

After losing the Liga match against Madrid, Pep Guardiola only has a couple of days to prepare his team for the Champions League return leg against Chelsea.

Barça’s schedule isn't forgiving and there is no time mourn. The defeat to Real Madrid (1-2) leave Barça facing an uphill battle in the Liga, however, the Champions League final is just one game away. It’s a decisive match, Guardiola only has a couple of days, kickoff against Chelsea in on Tuesday at 20:45, to prepare his team for the return leg of the Champions League semi-final return leg.

The team will train this Sunday morning at the Ciutat Esportiva and on Monday they’ll train again at the Camp Nou at 18:00. Guardiola, along with a Barça player, will hold a press conference before Chelsea take to the pitch for their training session. FC Barcelona will train one last time at the Camp Nou on Tuesday morning.

Chelsea, who arrive in Barcelona on Monday, come into the match against Barça after having reserved many of their starters in the game against Arsenal this weekend (0-0). (via FCBarcelona.cat)