Abidal & Xavi back in training

Barcelona defender Eric Abidal has returned to training with the second team this afternoon.

The French full-back has been out of the game for 18 months following two liver operation, but Terra has confirmed that the 33-year-old was back today with the reserves.

Xavi Hernandez, who pulled out of the Spain squad because of injury, was also doing some light work as he looks to recover from a hamstring injury.

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