Messi to miss match against Malaysia XI

The player has picked up a thigh strain in his left leg and has had to pull out of the last match of the tour of Asia in Kuala Lumpur

Leo Messi will miss Barça’s friendly match against a Malaysia XI to be played in the Shah Alam stadium this Saturday. The Argentine forward has a left thigh strain.

Messi joins Pedro – who is struggling with a calf problem – on the injury list for the match. However, both Tello and Dos Santos are fully fit and will be available for selection.