The Champions League round of 16 safely navigated, next up is Betis at the Benito Villamarín on Sunday

rnesto Valverde and his team got straight back to the training ground after the 5-1 win over Olympique Lyonnais ensured safe passage into the Champions League quarter finals.

Pitch 2 at the Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper was the venue for the usual post-match recovery routine, with Belgian centre back Thomas Vermaelen able to join in with part of the session.

The first team were also joined on the pitch by Iñaki Peña, Wague, Collado and Riqui Puig of Barça B.

The team will have a day off on Friday and will be back at training on Saturday at 6.00pm CET, the only other session before Sunday’s 8.45pm CET game at the Benito Villamarín, home of Real Betis.

Before the Saturday session, at 5.00pm CET, coach Valverde will be giving a press conference that we’ll be streaming live on this website with English translation.