Barcelona news today:Quique Setien has stated that Barcelona Captain Lionel Messi has been cleared to face Real Mallorca this weekend.
Barcelona coach Quique Setien has asserted that their star player Lionel Messi is fit to start in Saturday, June 13 encounter against Real Mallorca.
The Spanish la Liga will resume this weekend after, league games were suspended in March amid the COVID-19.
Barcelona had reported that messi had a minor right quadriceps injury and trained alone, doing specific exercises in order not to worsen the injury.
Messi is set to face Mallorca after Setien told Catalunya Radio: “We didn’t have any doubts over his availability against Mallorca.
“There have also been others with [injury] problems. He stopped [training] out of precaution.”
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Also, Luis Suarez is set to feature in the last round of matches of the season having recovered from arthroscopic knee operation earlier this year.
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After almost four months out. The Uruguayan Is ready to return after he was cleared by the club medical team and is available for the Saturday away game at Mallorca.
Suarez will now have the opportunity to add to his 14 goals tally in 23 games for the Catalans in the 2019/20 season campaign.
Quique Setién’s side are 2 points ahead of rival Real Madrid on the 2019 /20 La Liga table.