?Lionel Messi has been included in Barcelona’s squad to travel to Milan for their Champions League game against Inter on Tuesday night.
The match will be played just 17 days after Messi suffered a broken arm in a 4-2 win over Sevilla in La Liga, a long way short of the four weeks that the Catalan club’s medical staff had initially estimated that he would miss.
?Barca’s squad announcement on their ?official website noted that ?Messi will travel ‘
“It was an arm injury so it’s normal that he’s back training quickly, so he can keep in shape and be in contact with his teammates,” he said. “We’re going to wait. It’s only two weeks since the problem, it’s soon, so we still have to wait.”
“He’s back!” The ?? frontpages in Barcelona today celebrate the early return of Leo Messi, who’ll travel with the team to Milan. pic.twitter.com/gaG2KvHNPj
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He did add, though,