December 12, 2013
Messi has tight bruise, Barcelona says return unclear
Soccer star Lionel Messi has been diagnosed with tight bruise, Barcelona club confirmed in its official website today making the return of the Argentinean to the field unclear for this weekend’s clash with Malaga.
Coach Gerardo “Tata” Martino decided to withdraw Messi at half-time in yesterday’s Supercopa first leg with Atletico Madrid after the four-time player of the year suffered from a hamstring injury in his left thight.
Messi’s injury worry has put his performance in the Barcelona-Malaga clash to take place this Sunday in doubt.