Puyol recovery continues

Barcelona captain Carles Puyol has begun his recovery following knee surgery as he took to the training pitch on Wednesday.

Last Updated: 15/08/13 at 11:24 Post Comment

Carles Puyol: On the way back after knee surgery

Carles Puyol: On the way back after knee surgery

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The 35-year-old Barca veteran, who underwent an operation to have a Baker's cyst removed from his right knee in June, was put through his paces at the Ciutat Esportiva, working alongside club physio Juanjo Brau.

Puyol missed the pre-season Asia tour to concentrate on his recovery and fitness - after what was his sixth operation as a professional - and yesterday was working on his strength and resistance as he aims to make his comeback as soon as possible for the defending champions.


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