Lionel Messi remains an uncertainty for Barcelona’s La Liga trek to Sevilla on Saturday after he was not able have a full influence in Thursday’s instructional course.
Messi missed both of Argentina’s friendlies amid the global break with minor hamstring damage.
While the country fared well against Italy in a 2-0 triumph on Friday, a coordinate against kindred World Cup hopefuls Spain in Madrid on Tuesday brought about mortifying 6-1 misfortune.
Barca mentor Ernesto Valverde demonstrated Messi would require a wellness test on his arrival from global obligation.
The club affirmed in an announcement that Messi prepared on Thursday, however just for part of the session.
There was no specify of goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen, however, who missed Germany’s annihilation to Brazil with a knee issue.
“The session occurred on the Tito Vilanova pitch, with Leo Messi working with the gathering for part of the session and Barca B’s [Carles] Alena making up the numbers,” the club said.
With Barcelona holding a 11 point edge on Atletico Madrid in the La Liga table heading into Saturday’s match and an exceptionally bustling two weeks up and coming, the group may avoid any risk with their charm.
After the visit to Sevilla, Barca return home to confront Roma in the primary leg of their Champions League quarter-last tie Wednesday. That is trailed by a match against Leganes on Saturday at the Camp Nou and afterward the second leg of the tie with Roma on the following Tuesday.