20 May 2012
Messi, resting on the beach and surf
Pep Guardiola has given two and a half days holiday the staff before finalizing the preparations for the cup final next Friday against Athletic Club and Leo Messi took the opportunity to go "to the beach and surf" with his family, just as explained in your account at Tencent Weibo, the Chinese version of Twitter.
Messi says his 'break' will be for the Mediterranean and will be his father, Jorge, who will pattern after having removed the license. "I really like sailing, water gives me a sense of peace", he is also the top scorer and Golden Boot award of the season 2011-12.
Barça was brought on Friday morning and not return to training until Monday afternoon. Cesc Fàbregas will stand before a news conference. (via MD)