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FC Barcelona News: 21 July 2016; Training Continues at Ciutat Esportiva, Alex Song Set for Rubin Kazan Switch

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Second day of training at Ciutat Esportiva | FC Barcelona
The double session which took place on Wednesday was followed up with a morning workout on Thursday at Ciutat Esportiva as the players look to get back up to full speed ahead of the new season. Luis Enrique had all available first team players at his disposal as well as 12 from the reserves: José Suárez, Marlon, Martínez, Borja López, Carbonell, Gumbau, Aleñá, Perea, Abeledo, Cardona, Nili and Alfaro.

Rubin Kazan set to sign Alex Song from Barcelona - ESPN FC
Rubin Kazan have reached an agreement to sign midfielder Alex Song from Barcelona. Song, who has spent the last two seasons on loan at West Ham, joined Barcelona from Arsenal in 2012 but was unable to make an impact at the Camp Nou.

Barcelona stand by extension of shirt deal with Qatar Airways - ESPN FC
Barcelona's marketing and communications vice-president Manel Arroyo has defended the club renewing their shirt sponsorship contract with Qatar Airways. The deal has been extended at a much lower rate than expected, but Arroyo insists the deal has "long-term" benefits which are not just about the total sum received.

Transfer news: Barcelona were priced out of Pogba move - Braida -
Barcelona were interested in signing Manchester United-bound midfielder Paul Pogba but were priced out of a move, according to the Spanish giants' international advisor Ariedo Braida. Pogba, who made his senior debut for United in 2011 before leaving to join Juventus in 2012, is closing in on a return to Old Trafford for a world-record fee in the region of €110million, Goal understands.

FC Barcelona B kick off pre-season in style (0-6) | FC Barcelona
The FC Barcelona B team opened their 2016/17 pre-season with a bang on Wednesday, giving head coach Gerard López good reason for optimism following a 6–0 victory over l'Escala.Barça B cruised to the win behind goals from Sarsanedas, Xemi, Lee, Alfaro (2) and Guillemenot.

Who has joined and left FC Barcelona this summer | FC Barcelona
Find out who has joined and who has left across the various professional sections of the Club this pre-season .