News regarding Lionel MESSI’s back injury


An update on Lionel MESSI’s injury.

With the initial 24 hours after MESSI’s injury having passed, Argentina National Team doctor was able to talk more about Lionel’s back injury including a time frame for his return.

The news is that MESSI’s in less pain today and that with 9 days of proper care, MESSI should be able to play the Copa America. Argentina’s opening match is against Chile on June 6. It remains to be seen whether or not he will be fully fit to start the match or if Tata will rest him for the first match and play him in the second match.