Messi would have arrived back in Barcelona during the early hours of Wednesday morning.
Barcelona qualified for the knockout stage of the Champions League on Tuesday after a compelling 1-1 draw at Internazionale where a late leveller from Mauro Icardi disrupted Barça's ideal record in this season's competition.
After three games, Inter Milan and Barcelona are in control of their Champions League group.
The Argentine suffered an arm fracture in a La Liga match against Sevilla at the back end of last month and had not recovered sufficiently to play against Inter.
He added: "We'll have to secure first place in the next two games".
The more high-profile the opponent, the better Barcelona have played.
Luis Suarez scored twice on Saturday, the second an 89th-minute victor to complete a late comeback against Rayo.
Democrats win House, Republicans keep Senate
Bill Nelson, D-Fla. will be the second Democrat to lose his Finance committee seat if he fails to overtake incumbent Gov. According to data compiled by The Associated Press, 237 women ran for the House as major-party candidates this year.
Rajapakse rally gathers as Sri Lanka showdown toughens
On Friday, 118 members of the 225-seat legislature met the speaker and called for the reconvening of parliament. Tens of thousands of Sri Lankans marched on Monday in support of the government led by Mahinda Rajapaksa .
Liverpool and Napoli are locked on six points from four games, with PSG one behind and Red Star another point adrift. "We know that Inter have picked up a lot of points in the last minutes". The quality of the opposition doesn't seem to faze the 21-year-old and this is a kind of game where he could thrive due to the space available if Inter opt to take risks and play high up the pitch.
"I think we deserved more".
Therefore without their maestro who roams in attack, the pressure was heaped on the shoulders of the likes of Arthur, Ivan Rakitic, Phillipe Coutinho and Ousmane Dembele to replace Messi's magical passing and creativity.
Luis Enrique is yet to pick him for Spain but it would be hard to justify ignoring the full-back again when the next squad is announced later this week.
"The whole team has taken a step forward", the Spain worldwide said.
Ernesto Valverde gave Malcom his fourth outing of the season on Tuesday night and the Brazilian was able to break down the Inter defence and score past Samir Handanovic, before running to the corner with his head in his hands.
The film got released in 408 screens across the state and thus making it the biggest ever release in the history of Kerala. Raju took exception to some of the scenes in the movie, which was released to mixed reactions on Diwali day on Tuesday.
Newcomer Ayanna Pressley of MA who ousted a 10-term incumbent in the primary will become the first black congresswoman from MA . Her victory in the USA midterm elections on Monday makes her the youngest woman ever to win election to Congress.
The Mueller probe into allegations of collusion with Russian Federation was handing out indictments of former Trump advisers. Mr Trump also congratulated the new governor-elect of Florida Ron DeSantis, who fended off a challenge from the Democrats.
They will present their research at the American Heart Association's (AHA) Scientific Sessions 2018 next week in Chicago, IL. The authors used data from 44 young young and healthy medical students, aged 20 years.
Shots were fired, and the suspect reportedly fled in a auto . "Thank you for leaving behind my greatest gift". The man who allegedly shot and killed Angela Simmons' ex-fiance has turned himself into authorities.
A video went viral on Chinese social media site Weibo in which a male employee was being beaten with a belt. As he was being whipped with a belt by another man, other people stood around him and watched.
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Win or lose, Cruz and O’Rourke may remain political forces
And early voter turnout has surpassed that from the 2012 presidential election. "They hate President Trump", Cruz said. Nearly five million people have voted early in the 30 Texas counties where 78 percent of registered voters live.
Tesla names Robyn Denholm as chair to replace Elon Musk
A Tesla spokesman said Ms Denholm would receive an annual cash retainer of $300,000, with $8000 in stock options annually. Mr Musk agreed to step down as chair last month to resolve claims of fraud brought by United States financial regulators.
United States midterm elections results as they come in
A separate storm front in central Tennessee overnight killed one person, injured two others and also left thousands without power. Among those expected: Vice President Mike Pence and former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, an informal adviser to the president.
Mass shooting at California country and western bar
The witness said the suspect had a handgun and then he also saw the smoke bombs and the guard being shot. The gunman was still believed to be inside the bar an hour later, according to a police official.