04 January 2012

Messi and Valdés, down flu

They will get lost the tonight game against Osasuna.

Leo Messi and Victor Valdes will miss the first game of 2012 will face tonight at Barcelona and Osasuna at the Camp Nou (22 h.). Although in principle the two players would start the match on the bench, forward it landed in Barcelona yesterday and goalkeeper because the Cup is Pinto's backup will not be either in the call, as they suffer a bout of flu, as announced the club's medical services in a statement.

In principle, Messi and Valdés will be able to compete in Sunday's derby against Espanyol in Cornellà (21.30 h.). (via MD)