Lionel Messi Injury news: The superstar was pictured training away from his teammates as he recovers ahead of La Liga come back
Lionel Messi picked up a muscle injury during the week, just before the return of the 2019/20 Spanish La Liga season amid the coronavirus.
Barcelona had reported that messi had a minor right quadriceps injury and trained in isolation, doing specific exercises in order not to worsen the injury.
The Spanish giants resumed training ahead of their encounter against Mallorca on June 13, their first match since the suspension of the league in March due to the COVID-19.
Barca are confident Messi will be fit enough to rejoin his team-mates “in a few days’ time”.
Quique Setién’s Barcelona side are two points ahead of rivals Real Madrid on top of the La Liga table after 27 rounds of matches.