Lionel Messi back in Barca training

By goal post
In goalpost360
Jan 3rd, 2014
Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi

The Spanish giant Barcelona has confirmed that Argentine star Lionel Messi has returned to training following a hamstring injury.

Messi suffered a tear in his left hamstring during Barcelona’s La Liga match against Real Betis on November 10th and and returned to his native Argentina for treatment.

Barca announced on Thursday that not only is Messi back in Catalunya, the forward is also back in action.

“Leo Messi landed in Barcelona this afternoon and went directly to the Ciutat Esportiva to meet up with his teammates and get fitted for new boots ahead of the team’s training session,” read a statement on the club’s official website.

“Messi, who has yet to be declared match fit, took part in the team’s second training session of the day.”

With his return , Messi is set to return to the Blaugrana for Sunday’s home match against Elche.