FC Barcelona News: 14 November 2017; Players Return to Training, Thomas Vermaelen Regretting Barcelona Stay

Back to work following some rest days | FC Barcelona
Work starts again at the Ciutat Esportiva. The FC Barcelona first team players train again on Monday evening. Also, Ernesto Valverde called up the Barça B players Jose Arnaiz and Carles Aleñá. In this first session of the week, we saw Arda Turan and Luis Suárez re-join the group as the squad began preparations for the match against Leganés at 4.15pm CET on Saturday.

New session at the Ciutat Esportiva | FC Barcelona
Tuesday morning saw a new training session at the Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper. After the one held on Monday, Ernesto Valverde was able to call upon first team players Aleix Vidal, Paco Alcácer, Denis Suárez, Gerard Deulofeu, Luis Suárez and Arda Turan for the second consecutive day.

Gerard Deulofeu: ‘I’ve matured and now I’m a team player’ | FC Barcelona
Gerard Deulofeu has conducted an interview with the Club’s media about his career and recent Barça news. He remembered his early days at La Masia, the time spent at foreign clubs, as well as his return to the team led by Ernesto Valverde. Below are some of his best quotes:

Vermaelen: Barca stay wrong | Football Espana
Thomas Vermaelen has admitted he was wrong to stay at Barcelona this summer in a big hint he will leave the club in January. The Belgian central defender has been linked with a move away from the Camp Nou having not been involved in La Liga or the Champions League under Ernesto Valverde.

Ronaldinho says Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho is a perfect fit for Barcelona | Sky Sports
Coutinho, who has scored four goals in his last five games, was the subject of three failed summer bids from Barcelona, the last of which was worth an initial £113m. Barca are expected to renew their interest in the 25-year-old in January and Ronaldinho told Sky Sports News he would like to see Coutinho lining up for his former club.