Barcelona star out for 2 weeks, to miss tonight’s UCL fixture
Messi in a central position?
Lionel Messi is expected to take a more central position in Suarez’s absence. Coutinho and Dembele will be on either side.
Barcelona Injury List
Midfielder Rafinha is another who needs surgery because of a torn ligament in his right knee and is expected to return to action early next season.
Reserve goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen, midfielder Arthur Melo also among others on the sidelines.
Ivan Rakitic and Coutinho have regained fitness but it remains to be seen whether they start or not.
Barcelona’s possible lineup vs PSV Eindhoven
Ter Stegen (GK), Semedo, Pique, Umtiti, Alba, Rakitic, Busquets, Arthur, Dembele, Messi, Coutinho