APPIANO GENTILE - Roberto Mancini's players continued their preparations for Inter v Messina with a morning training session at Angelo Moratti Sports Centre.
After a warm-up, those who played against Villarreal in midweek played a practice match and did some aerobic work. The others continued with tactical and rapidity exercises.
Marco Materazzi was back to training with his team-mates after recovering from a slight flu bug. Alvaro Recoba and Adriano did individual aerobic sessions, with running on the pitch and specific exercises with the ball for Luis Figo, who was with his team-mates for part of today's workout. Giuseppe Favalli did an individual session of strengthening, runs on the pitch and on the the sand track.