Barcelona FC have confirmed that their captain, Lionel Messi is going to miss their La Liga clash against Eibar on Tuesday night at Camp Nou due to ankle injuryhe sustained during their last match.
The Catalan club also said that Messi would return to training after the Eibar match.
Barcelona disclosed this in a statement via its website on Sunday.
Ronald Koeman’s side head to the game after beating Valladolid 3-0 in the La Liga on Dec. 22, 2020.
Lionel Messi is completing the treatment for his right ankle, and is expected to return to training after the FC Barcelona v SD Eibar match,” Barcelona’s statement read.
The match Barcelona vs Eibar will kickoff by 7: 15 pm on Tuesday.