Sergi Roberto also out for two months
Even more bad news for Barcelona this Sunday. The club announced Gerard Pique had suffered a serious injury, but he will not be the only one to be out of action for a long time.
Sergi Roberto, who was unable to end the game against Atletico Madrid, also has an important injury. Barca ended the game with 10 men as they were unable to replace him.
The Barca man, who can play both as a full back and a midfielder, injured himself after a shot which went just wide of the post after deflecting off an Atletico Madrid man.
He immediately felt something go and he left the pitch. As Barcelona had used their three opportunities to make changes, they could not replace him.
Barca confirmed that Sergi Roberto will be out for two months because he has a rupture in the femoral rectus of his right thigh. Tests performed this Sunday on Sergi Roberto have shown that he has a rupture in the femoral rectus of his right thigh. The approximate time he will be out is two months," the club said.