Messi suffered a muscle injury and had to be replaced in the first half
Spain, September 28, 2013
In today’s match against Almeria, Lionel Messi had to be replaced after 28 minutes of the first half for a muscle injury. His injury raises concerns in Argentina National’s team, which must complete the Qualifying towards Brazil World Cup.
Messi scored a goal to put Barcelona ahead in, but minutes later began to suffer. As prevention, the coach Gerardo Martino replaced him with Xavi in the 29th minute of play.
The best player in the world must undergo appropriate studies to ascertain the extent of the injury he suffered in his right thigh.
This opens a question about Messi’s presence in Argentina, overlooking the playoffs against Peru and Uruguay.