Match squad: Pinto, Oier, Adriano, Alves, Bartra, Gómez, Mascherano, Muniesa, dos Santos, Sergi Roberto, Lobato, Ilie, Rafinha, Planas, Patric, Balliu, Espinosa, Joan Àngel Roman, Deulofeu, Afellay, Sánchez.
23 players, 9 from first team, the rest from B-team. Spain players who played at Euro will begin preseason at 30.07, Villa, Puyol and Fontàs, as well as Cuenca and Thiago, who're all still recovering from injuries, won't travel to Hamburg. Let's see what happens in this game, it will be probably dull due to so many young players in the squad.
Official: Messi injured his calf on training yesterday and will not be able to travel to Hamburg for today's friendly game #fcblive
note: messi has a contusion, after an ultrasound scan this morning, it was decided he won't play out of precaution #fcblive
note: messi will have two sessions of physiotherapy at the training centre today, availability for next games depends on evolution injury
Because Messi won't play against Hamburg, due to injury, the German club will pay Barcelona 0.4M less for the friendly game #fcblive [bild]