Sports News Injury distance Messi out of Barcelona’s departure trip to America. Barcelona announced The exclusion of Messi, from his trip to the United States, because of his injury, in training, on Monday.
Messi had been on vacation since Argentina finished third in the Copa America last month.
Barcelona plays on Thursday at Miami Gardens, Florida, and on Saturday at Ann Arbor, Michigan.
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The club said in a statement:
“Lionel Messi withdrew from training on Monday afternoon after feeling pain in his right leg”.
“The tests showed he had a first-degree injury in the back of the right leg.”
“Messi will remain in Barcelona for treatment and will not travel to the United States to start recovery from injury”.
The Barcelona mission is expected to go to the United States for a week, and there will be two matches against Napoli.