Lionel Messi suffers left knee injury which he will be out for seven to eight weeks (7-8 Weeks)
The Argentine suffers a tear in the medial collateral ligament of his left knee
How Lionel Messi’s injury will impact Barcelona, Suarez and Neymar
Janusz Michallik breaks down the games that the injured Lionel Messi could miss, including El Clasico at the end of November.
The tests carried out confirm that Leo Messi has suffered a tear in the medial collateral ligament of his left knee. He will be out for around six to eight weeks according to a statement from the Club’s Medical Staff. Leo Messi was replaced by Munir after 10 minutes of the first half of the game between FC Barcelona and UD Las Palmas after the striker had complained of trouble with his left knee.
Lionel Messi suffers left knee injury
Lionel Messi suffers left knee injury might be out for good 2 month
Lionel Messi is absent for at least two months. Who will step up to the plate, who’ll be missing, and what “extra” will this bring out of the manager’s repertoire? These are the types of questions that fans, media and other teams will be posing.
“Messi-absent” template on Barcelona’s performances from late September to late October, it’s genuinely surprising to find that on paper only, the impact would have been very low.