Day 1 without Leo Messi at Barcelona's Sport City. The squad started to prepare the Champions League match against Bayer Leverkusen of next Tuesday.
Luis Enrique could train with all the available players plus Gerard Gumbau from the reserves. Claudio Bravo, who is about to receive the medical green light, trained without any problem. Jordi Alba, however, didn't join the squad in the traning session and did exercises on his own.
On Tuesday Barcelona will face Bayer Leverkusen in the second match of the Champions League group stage. Bayer leads the Group E after beating BATE Borisov 4-1 in the first game.
Meanwhile, Leo Messi started his recovery process. Injured in his left knee, the Argentinian will be out between 7 and 8 weeks.
Primer dia després de la lesió de Messi. A la Ciutat Esportiva, entrenament matinal de la plantilla per començar a preparar el compromís de dimarts al Camp Nou contra el Bayer Leverkusen.