Lionel Messi withdraws from Barcelona squad

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Get ready for another Messi in the world.

Barcelona confirmed on Saturday that Lionel Messi will miss Saturday’s La Liga game at bottom club Malaga due to “personal reasons.”

Although no more details have arrived, it is reported that Messi’s wife Antonella Roccuzzo has given birth to their third child.

Yerry Mina takes Messi’s place in the squad, with the Argentine superstar given a rest ahead of their UEFA Champions League game against Chelsea on Tuesday.