Xavi suffered a slight calf strain, will miss the game against Elche and is doubtful for the Atlético Madrid match
11:00PM Wednesday 07 Jan
Xavi Hernández will miss tonight’s game against Elche and is doubtful for Sunday’s league clash with Atlético Madrid after Club doctors announced he was suffering from a calf strain in his left leg. Andrés Iniesta comes into the squad to face Elche in Xavi’s place.
The players had a final training session this morning to put the finishing touches to preparations for the Elche game.