FC BarcelonaTOUmtiti continues to recover from a knee injury
Ernesto Valverdehas recoveredSergi Robertoin the first training of the team after the Christmas holidays, whileSamuel Umtiti, recovering from a knee injury, did specific work in the gym.
After a week of vacations, the Barça players returned to training, although not all, because the South American players (Leo Messi, Luis Surez, Arturo Vidal, Arthur and Malcom) have a permit until January 2, as well asMunir.
Sergi Roberto, Umtiti and the young side senegals of the subsidiaryMoussa WaguThey were the protagonists of the session. The canterano because he returns to the collective trainings, after the left semimembranous broke in the Metropolitan Wanda (November 26).
In the case of Umtiti, after a month of conservative treatment in Qatar, the French have done specific work in the gym and the condition of his knee is unknown, since the medical services have not issued any report after recommending that he had to pass for the quirfano.
The third protagonist is Moussa Wagu. Signed last summer from theEupenBelgian and trained at the Academy Aspire Qatar, the Senegals will be able to play with the first team from January 1, once solved some bureaucratic problems with their card. Wagu participated withSenegalin the lastWorld Cup of Russia. He started in two games and scored a goal against Japan with what became the youngest African player to score in a World Cup (19 years, 8 months and 20 days).
In the session of this Sunday, first of the day because a new training is planned this afternoon (6:00 pm), also participated the Colombian Jeison Murillo, the last addition of the team, who has arrived as a loan from Valencia. Valverde also contacted the players of the subsidiaryMiranda, Chumi, Oriol Busquets, Riqui Puig and Collado. The first league commitment of 2019 for the Bara will be next Sunday, January 6, at the Getafe field (8:45 pm).