Ernesto Valverde He had almost all his team to prepare the game against the Royal Society this saturday. In fact, there were only two casualties in the afternoon session. One already planned, the French Ousmane Dembélé, who continues his recovery in central Aspetar, Qatar after breaking his right leg femoral biceps, and the other, the Brazilian Arthur Melo, which as we move forward at AS, is undergoing therapy to overcome his discomfort in the pubis which, according to his evolution, could leave him off the playing field until next year.
The good news revolves around the sides: both Nelson Semedo as Jordi Alba are fully recovered from their injuries and they have a lot of numbers to get discharged and make the call for departure in Anoeta. Another very different thing is that Valverde makes them leave the starting lineup. When both come from an injury lasting more than a month, in principle, Alba is expected to leave in the second half to film the classic on December 18, while in Semedo's case her presence is not as urgent. against Real Madrid, being Sergi Roberto in a big moment of form.
The session was especially lively and with the players wanting to make jokes. The ones who paid for the duck this time were Jordi Alba and Samuel Umtiti, who had to suffer the penalties of the college corridor after not being able to prevent their teammates' twenty touches during a round. While the canteran considered it a joke, the Frenchman did not like any of the blows he received from his teammates.
The heroes of the match against Inter on Tuesday, the young strikers Ansu Fati and Carles Pérez, They also trained along with the rest of the first team's teammates. In addition, the session was attended by the goalkeeper of the subsidiary, Sergi Puig.