Franck Kessie, FC Barcelona player


Kessié returns to Barça to complete his recovery

Published:3/12/2022 - 19:34h

Updated:3/12/2022 - 19:34h

Franck Kessié returned to Catalonia on Thursday and will report to Xavi Hernández next Monday. The Ivorian continues to recover from his left thigh injury and hopes to reappear on December 31 in the Catalan derby

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In the middle of the rumours on his possible exit in the wintry market, Franck Kessié has returned to Catalonia to go back to train with the FC Barcelona. The marfileño was low from the past 1 November by an injury in the biceps femoral left suffered in the crash in front of Viktoria Plzen (2-4) and expects to be smart to reappear in the derbi Catalan of the next 31 December in Cornellá in front of the Espanyol.

The one of Ouragahio adds a goal in 13 apparitions (485 minutes) with the Barça in what it goes of season and, for the moment, has not attained to do with the titularity because of his muscular problems and to performances in which it did not attain to show the solidity that characterised him in his last year with the AC Milan. In spite of this, has been headline in six of the 13 parties in which it has added minutes, with three cautions.

However, Xavi follows considering to Kessié like a very important piece for the midfield culé. The exits of Nico González and Miralem Pjanic left to the marfileño and to Pablo Tower like only variants for the trident title that they conform Sergio Busquets, Pedri and Gavi, beside a Frenkie of Jong the one who has won the titularity with good performances in the last month.

Xavi gave holidays to his footballers that did not participate in the World-wide until the Monday 5 December, day in that the Barça will return to the trainings. The club had contemplated the possibility to contest one or two friendly around the middle of month in London in field of the Arsenal, although this possibility has dissipated in the last two weeks. Further of this, the aim of Franck is to put to tope physically for the resumption of LaLiga on 31 December.

Kessié Attained to recover in his country

The mediocentro worked with a fisioterapeuta of his selection during the last three weeks for sanar the left thigh, a work that seems to have good die results. The player of 25 years has been linked this week like possible reinforcement of the Inter of Milan in January, but his plans aim to remain in the Barça and win a place with the ones of Xavi Hernández. In front of the Espanyol, even, could be headline if it attains to be to the 100 %.

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