Barcelona midfielder Pedri injured his hamstring within the 2-2 residence draw with Manchester United within the Europa League, his workforce mentioned on Friday, with home media reporting that the Spain worldwide might be out for as much as 4 weeks.
Pedri got here off within the first half of the draw on Thursday. He was changed by Sergi Roberto.
Barcelona’s assertion didn’t say how lengthy Pedri might be out, however Spanish newspaper Diario AS mentioned he might be sidelined for 4 weeks, ruling him out of the second leg at United in addition to a Copa del Rey sport in opposition to rivals Real Madrid.
«FC Barcelona’s Pedri has injured the rectus femoris muscle in his right thigh (hamstring),» Barcelona mentioned in a press release.
«The news comes as real blow to Barca, for Pedri has been in tremendous form of late and has played a key role in the long unbeaten run.»
Barcelona high La Liga on 56 factors from 21 video games. They subsequent face Sixteenth-placed Cadiz on Sunday.
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