Leo Messi abandoned the hotel Eurostars Palace of Córdoba, where the Barcelona has lived the hours before the semifinal of the Spain Supercup, greeting, with a slight limp and with the logical concern of someone who knows that the appointment will be missed.
Messi he is out of the match against Real Sociedad. And the thing is, the Argentine has once again resented the discomfort in the back of the thigh that he suffered against Granada on the last day of the League. Although he exercised normally on Tuesday, before the game he did not feel in full condition.
The alarm went off when Messi He did not do the group activation session with his colleagues this Wednesday morning. Finally, despite the efforts of the club’s medical services to recover him, he will not be able to be in the game against Real Sociedad in a clash where both teams will seek a pass to the final of the Super Cup, which will be played on Sunday at La Cartuja de Seville.
This is an untimely and unexpected loss for Barcelona. In fact, Ronald Koeman counted on the presence of Messi against Real Sociedad: “There were several players in discomfort the other day. One of them was Messi, that’s why we changed him. It seems that everyone will be available for tomorrow, but we still have to train this afternoon to see if everyone is okay, “said the Dutch coach at a press conference on Tuesday.