The Argentine star Lionel Messi is the current captain of the Spanish club Barcelona. He is just like a one-man army. The player has won the last Ballon d’Or and owned the record by overtaking Cristiano Ronaldo. Earlier, under the guidance of Ernesto Valverde, Barcelona could not win the Spanish Super Cup. Now, under the new boss, they want to win the treble. The Copa del Rey, La Liga and the UCL. Tomorrow, Barcelona is going to play the Copa del Rey game but the new coach wants to give his best apprentice a rest for the game. Yes, Lionel Messi will not play against Ibiza!
It is the shocking news for the Messi fans that their favourite player Lionel Messi will not play against Ibiza! They want him to enjoy on the ground. But the 32nd years old needs some rest now, according to the Barca manager.
Excluding the captain of Barcelona, the Catalan club is going to play in the Copa del Rey competition. Against the 3rd rated team Ibiza, Barcelona coach does not think of using their best stars. At the venue of Ibiza, tomorrow, the match of the last 32 in the Copa del Rey will take place. Excluding Messi, the coach Setien also gives rest the two top-rated players Busquets and Gerard Pique as well. Besides, due to the injury, the exp[erienced striker of the team Luis Suarez is out of the ground. And the same situation is for Ousmane Dembele.
Including the match in Copa del Rey, Barcelona captain is getting rest in two matches in the season. He suffered from the injury at the beginning of the season. So, he missed five matches at the beginning. Later, he has played all the matches in the league. Considering all the competition, the Argentine captain scored a total of 17 goals in 21 matches so far. Under the new boss Quique Setien, Barca played their first match against Granada. And Messi led the team to the victory.