FC Barcelona started a new week of training with the attention in the next match at the Santiago Bernabeu against Real Madrid. Luis Enrique will do five training sessions from Monday to Friday at the facilities of the Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper, alternating morning and afternoon sessions.
This is the calendar for the first team the week before El Clásico (all times are CET):
- Monday 16: training at 6 pm
- Tuesday 17: training at 11 am
- Wednesday 18: trainig at 11 am
- Thursday 19: training at 6 pm
- Friday 20: training at 11 am
The first sessions will be conducted without the full squad, as many players are concentrated with their respective national teams; they will join once they have played all the matches. It will be Wednesday or Thursday when Luis Enrique will be able to work with all the players.
In concrete, the club must wait for internationals Piqué, Iniesta, Jordi Alba, Busquets, Macherano, Neymar, Alves, Arda Turan, Ter Stegen, Bravo, Munir and Vermaelen.