After passing 8 weeks without play for injury, now Messi is in perfect shape, said Luis Enrique. The Argentine missed preparing on Thursday yet the mentor keeps up there is nothing for fans to fear as he is completely fit
Barcelona mentor Luis Enrique demands there is “nothing incorrectly” with Lionel Messi in spite of apprehensions the Argentina chief was conveying a harm. Messi was seen grasping the back of his leg amid Barca’s 1-1 Champions League draw at Bayer Leverkusen on Wednesday and skipped preparing on Thursday because of “individual reasons”.
That started worries over Messi’s wellness however Luis Enrique has affirmed the forward is fine and he now seems set to begin the weekend conflict with Deportivo La Coruna. The Barca manager additionally uncovered Sergi Roberto and Jeremy Mathieu are fit for what he hopes to be a troublesome diversion.
“Here we go with the same routine of questions as always. No, Leo is fine, there’s nothing wrong with him at all. He is in perfect shape,” he said at Friday’s media conference. Sergi Roberto is fine. He’ll get the medical green light. It’s great news that Sergi and Jeremy Mathieu are back. Sergi adds a lot to the team and he can play in several positions. Sergi Roberto is a quality player. In midfield we’ve had trouble this season. It’s always been a dificult area. He is a very versatile player and he’s a player who can support the attack, he drops into defence and he reads the game well – he knows how to create pressure. He’s an essential player to have and that’s just the start of his virtues. We face the match against Deportivo with caution. They are in sixth place and only lost one away match. They are working well at all levels.”