- Lionel Messi on Wednesday missed Barcelona training with injury
- Barcelona are preparing to resume the Spanish La Liga season
- The Catalans are topping the table with hopes of retaining their title
Reigning Spanish champions Barcelona are now reportedly sweating over the fitness of captain Lionel Messi after missing training on Wednesday, June 4, with fears of suffering abductor injury
This latest development is not a good one for Barcelona who are planning to resume the season and having their captain in superb shape will surely help their campaign.
According to the report on Barca Blaugranes, Lionel Messi failed to train with his teammates as he was forced to train alone in the gym.
The report also said that TV3 came out that Lionel Messi did a scan on Tuesday with the result not yet known to anyone except those who are insiders.
They also claimed that Lionel Messi could miss Barcelona's next game against Real Mallorca which is 10 days time.
However, Barcelona have not made any statement on the fitness of their captain who has been impressive for them all through this season.
But the Catalan giants will return to training on Friday, June 5, where a clearer picture of an update on Lionel Messi will be revealed.
Barcelona are fighting to retain their Spanish La Liga title this season even though they are facing serious battle from rivals Real Madrid.
Real Madrid manager Zidane has been mandated to return the League title to the Bernabeu as Los Blancos currently sit second on the table.
Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Nigerian football legend Ahmed Musa joined the debates on who is the greatest football ever in the world with the Super Eagles captain picking Barcelona star Lionel Messi as his choice.
Football is arguably the most followed sporting activities in the world considering the level of it followers and the joy the round leather game brings to fans.
The likes of Pele, Diego Maradona, Ronaldo Delima, Zidane have all paid their dues as far as football is concerned in which they all have their fans around the world.
During the playing days of Diego Maradona and Pele, these two players were so fantastic and arguments of who was the best between them is still going on.
Brazilian star Ronaldo Delima is another football legend who is regarded as the best striker ever in the world considering all the great goals he scored for clubs and country.
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