Lionel Messi’s has had a sour start to this season so far. The Barcelona missed out on the first few games of the La Liga 2019 Season and just when he returned, Messi was seen limping away from the ground during the match against Villarreal. But now, Messi could feature in the playing XI of the upcoming game of the UEFA 2019 Champions League game against Inter Milan. The Barcelona star was seen sweating it out in the nets along with the team.
The official account of Barcelona shared the snaps of Messi training along with the members of the team. The 32-year-old had picked an adductor issue during the game and was seen limping out of the ground. He had to withdraw from the game during the half-time. Ahead of the season, the five-time Ballon de’ Or winner was marred due to a problem in his calf. Lionel Messi Injury Recovery Latest News Update: Barcelona Denies Relapse in Injury but Admits Star Player's Recuperation ’Taking Longer Than Expected’.
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Messi has not scored a single goal in the Champions League 2019 so far and his fans would be praying for him to make a comeback into the squad soon. The match between Barcelona and Inter Milan will be held at the Camp Nou Stadium. Placed in Group F of the UCL 2019, Barcelona stands on number three with one point in their kitty. Barcelona had played one game so far in UCL 2019 and has faced one draw in the season. Inter Milan stands on number two of the table with one point in their kitty. Milan too has played one game so far which ended with a draw.