Frenkie de Jong started the season as Barcelona's deepest midfielder but has been pushed forward in recent games to good effect.
Messi, 33, was unable to train with his teammates on Wednesday and is considered a major doubt for the Spanish Supercopa semifinal against Real Sociedad.
With two of the highest-scoring sides in La Liga meeting, the obvious selection is to back goals on Wednesday evening - especially after their game last month was an open and entertaining encounter.
Two Real Madrid players, Sergio Ramos and Marcelo, could have the chance this weekend to equal the club's most decorated player, Paco Gento, who has 23 trophies, but first, Athletic, with plenty to prove and rested after not playing at the weekend, stand in their way.
"I don't think so", he replied when asked if Barcelona were favourites.
Real Sociedad travel to Cordoba in arguably their worst moment of the campaign and with just one win in their last 11 games. Our game is also much smoother. "The noses have always remained in the same direction, but since the turn of the year we have really started to play a lot better".
"A lot has changed at the club last summer and that is why we had a hard start, although the fact that we hardly had any preparation played a major role in this".
The deaths of five more people were reported in the city on Tuesday, all linked to the outbreak at the Youville Home. The province saw 652 new cases after 9,300 tests were performed for a positivity rate of 6.8%.
Walmart said it will also name independent industry experts to the board and may acquire or partner with other fintech companies. Founded in 2012, Ribbit has invested in some high-profile Fintechs including Affirm , Credit Karma and Robinhood .
Ces plaintes font suite à l'ouverture d'une enquête administrative ordonnée par le ministre qui vise le juge Édouard Levrault . L'enquête a également été l'occasion d'examiner des facturations téléphoniques détaillées de l'actuel ministre de la justice.
The drastic expansion of the vaccination programme means all adults will be offered a vaccine by the autumn, the DHSC say . The JCVI will consider all available evidence for phase 2 recommendations of the vaccination programme.
No team in the history of the Premier League , whose inaugural season was in 1992, had failed to win any of their first 17 games. Sharp took a few deep breaths and sent the excellent Darlow the wrong way.
Shijiazhuang will begin a second round of nucleic acid testing Wednesday, which is scheduled to finish in two days. Across China, the number of new asymptomatic cases rose to 81 from 76 the previous day.
With the COVID-19 pandemic as a backdrop, the conference explored pandemic prevention in conjunction with species protection. Together with the United Kingdom and Norway, Germany has set aside $5 billion over the past 5 years to protect rainforests.
After noticing she was stumbling, James paused the ceremony to check on Trott, who replied, "I'm, like, seeing stars". Fellow contestant Bri Springs told producers that it looked like Trott was about to faint.
Dans les DROM-COM, la vaccination a aussi débuté: 96 personnes ont reçu le vaccin en Guadeloupe , et 159 en Martinique . Soit, si on veut ramener le chiffre au nombre de département justement: moins de 1 000 par département.
Sony has yet to confirm the vehicle for production, instead calling the Vision-S a testbed for technological innovation. But we do know that Sony plans to kick the thing into full swing at some point during spring 2021.
Cécilia Sarkozy rémunérée par l'Assemblée en 2002
Un emploi qui aurait duré 9 mois, et aurait permis " d'assurer un suivi des dossiers " assure le cabinet de Nicolas Sarkozy . Contacté par Le Canard , Cécilia Attias n'a pas souhaité s'exprimer sur le sujet.
SC stays implementation of new farm laws
The court asserted it had the power to suspend the legislation, but the stay must not be for an empty objective . The apex court has given time to the Union government to file an amicable solution to the agitation.
BC reports 446 cases, 9 deaths, 1 new outbreak
Joseph's Hospital . 173 of the 1,475 new infections found in B.C. have been attributed to the health authority. That includes 368 patients in hospital, 72 of whom are in intensive care or critical care units.