Lionel Messi misses morning training

Barcelona’s captain Lionel Messi missed the team’s early morning training.

According to local media, the footballer will be undergoing an additional medical examination today, as he had a muscle injury during Valencia’s last game.

Barcelona’s doctors announced that in the coming days it would be clear whether Messi could take part in the first game of the Spanish Cup semi-final against Real Madrid. It will take place on February 6 in Barcelona.