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FC Barcelona News: 23 July 2018; Players Back in Training, Lyon Eying Yerry Mina

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Barça players start week with Monday training | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona start the week in busy fashion, with two training sessions at the Ciutat Esportiva on Monday. In the morning workout, the available first team players were put through their paces on Pitch 7 of the Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper, continuing their preparations for the upcoming season.

Arthur and Lenglet’s first training sessions | FC Barcelona
Arthur Melo and Clément Lenglet are getting ready for their first season at FC Barcelona, and the pair have enjoyed a packed schedule of training sessions at the Ciutat Esportiva. The Brazilian joined the club a little over a week ago, and was officially presented at the Camp Nou on 12 July. He was in training soon after, getting to know the club methodology and some of his new teammates.

Spanish Super Cup to be held on 12 August in Tangier | FC Barcelona
The Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) have confirmed the date, venue and format for this year’s Spanish Super Cup, which pits FC Barcelona against Sevilla FC. The decision, made public on Sunday afternoon, sees a change to several aspects of the competition: The contest will take place in Tangier, Morocco, over a single game, rather than a two-legged tie.

Barcelona to have final say as Mina’s £15m Everton transfer nears completion | Goal
Yerry Mina is destined to move away from Barcelona this summer, with Premier League side Everton the most likely destination. The Colombian centre-back has seen stock rise following his showing at the World Cup in Russia, despite his playing time being limited at club-level with Barcelona.

RMC: Lyon reject a loan deal for Marlon and want Yerry Mina instead | Sport
Lyon are on the lookout for a new centre back and had looked at signing Marlon on loan. However, according to the same source, the club are being especially selective when it comes to finding a partner for Marcelo in defence next season.

De Jong to Barca ‘depends on playoffs’ | Football Espana
Barcelona are prepared to wait in their pursuit of Ajax midfielder Frenkie De Jong which reportedly could hinge on the Champions League playoffs. The 21-year-old registered seven assists from 22 Eredivisie appearances last term and has been linked with a switch to the Camp Nou for several months.