A half-fit Lionel Messi was the wrecker in chief in Barcelona's resounding 4-0 victory Manchester City.
Ferran Soriano has said that Lionel Messi will always be welcome at Manchester City
FC Barcelona look set to welcome Lionel Messi back into the mix following the Argentines recovery from injury that kept him out of action for three weeks.
Barcelona were dealt with a massive injury set-back during their draw against Atletico Madrid as Lionel Messi was forced to cut-short his involvement in the game due to a groin strain, which has now ruled him out for 3 weeks.
Barcelona failed to grab their chance to close the gap on Real Madrid at the top of La Liga after being held to a 1-1 draw by Atletico at the Camp Nou on Wednesday night.
Injury concerns persist with two of the best footballers in the world. While Messi is suffering from a groin injury, Ronaldo has not featured at all for Real Madrid this season due to a knee injury
Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi were instrumental in Barcelona's comfortable 2-0 victory over Sevilla in the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan.
Chelsea winger Pedro believes club teammate Eden Hazard has the qualities to compete with the likes of Lionel Messi in the coming years.
Real Madrid have reportedly gained the upper handed over rivals Barcelona to secure the services of Brazilian starlet Gabriel Jesus.
Brazilian star has backed his FC Barcelona teammate Lionel Messi over the Argentine's tax fraud conviction. Meanwhile, Swansea have entered to sign wantaway Catalan winger Cristian Tello.