On Monday, FC Barcelona’s first team will travel to England to continue the pre-season games preparation in St George’s Park. Lionel Messi and Arda Turan have decided to cut short his holiday by one week so he could participate in the training. From Monday 25 July, the team will be active on the St George’s Park. According to Sport, the team will be based at the training ground of English national team.
Players from the first team who will travel to England are: Masip, Luis Suarez, Mathieu, Samper, Aleix Vidal, Arda turan, Munir, Denis Suarez, Sergi Roberto. Adriano will not be joining the team with the club’s permission to stay behind. Some of the players from the Barca B who will go with the first team are: Martinez, Jose Martinez, Marlon, Josep Martinez, Camara, Alfaro, Nili, Anela, Carbonell, Gumbau, Mujica and Borja Lopez. Kaptoum will miss out on the trip as a result of visa issue.
The training will begin on Monday evening and end on Friday. On Saturday morning, the team will fly to Dublin and in the evening the first pre-season game will begin against Celtics