Wizard playmaker Andres Iniesta sat out Barcelona's practice session on the eve of the derby at Espanyol because of soreness in his right adductor.
Barcelona skipper Andres Iniesta missed training due to injury ahead of Saturday's derby clash with Espanyol.
Luis Enrique's side face their neighbours at Estadi Cornella-El Prat but could be without the Spain international after the 32-year-old sat out Friday's session with a right adductor problem.
Teenage playmaker Carles Alena trained with the first-team in Iniesta's absence.
Barca returned to the top of LaLiga by ethic of a superior head-to-head record over Zinedine Zidane side Real Madrid following last weekend's dramatic 3-2 Clasico victory at the Santiago Bernabeu.