Real Madrid Vs. Barcelona, 2011 UEFA Champions League: Andres Iniesta Injury Rules Midfielder Out

Bad news, Barcelona fans. Andres Iniesta, who earlier had been reported as 'doubtful' with a calf injury is now definitely out of tomorrow's Champions League match against Real Madrid. Iniesta had earlier undergone solo training at the Santiago Bernabeu but had withdrawn shortly after getting onto the pitch, and now we have news from Pep Guardiola confirming that the midfielder will play no part in tomorrow's match:

#BAR Guardiola: "Andres Iniesta es baja al 100%, no jugará mañana"less than a minute ago via HootSuite Favorite Retweet Reply


'Andres Iniesta is down to 100%, will not play tomorrow,' says Google Translate, which sounds very much as though the inspirational midfielder won't even be fit for the bench. Expect Seydou Keita to start in his place - and also expect Real Madrid to be more than happy that they don't have to face him in the first leg of their semifinal.

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