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Barcelona beat Real Sociedad 1-0, but it could have been two had the VAR not taken away a goal in the 96th minute. It was offside by centimetres. Leo Messi started the move, Ansu Fati was also involved and Jordi Alba finished it.
Good news for Barcelona one day from the 'Clásico'. Jordi Alba trained with the rest of his teammates on Saturday and could play against Real Madrid.
Barcelona full-back Jordi Alba looks set to be a doubt for the Clasico on March 1 after he sustained a groin injury against Getafe.
The Barcelona wingback took his hand to his right leg's abductor after a run and had to leave the pitch. Once on the bench, he seemed visibly upset and in pain. Bad news for Barcelona.
Eric Abidal's criticism of the work-ethic Barcelona players displayed under Ernesto Valverde was not well received by Jordi Alba.
Valencia were rewarded for their constant attacking play after half-time. Maxi Gomez shot powerfully inside the box and Jordi Alba deflected it into his own net to make it 1-0 at the Mestalla.
Jordi Alba was forced off in Barcelona's Champions League draw with Slavia Prague, and it has been confirmed he suffered a hamstring injury.
After a week out with a knee injury, Barcelona's teenage talent Ansu Fati is back in the squad.
Both players continue to recover from their respective injuries from Dortmund and Camp Nou. They could train on Monday, in which case they would be close to being able to be called up for the Inter game.
At 'The Best' ceremony, FIFA's best XI of the season was announced. However, it wasn't short of its critics because of the choices and absences. What should the real XI be, based on performance and current level?
Only five games have been enough for Valverde to show which five players have become a staple in the starting line-up while Lionel Messi gets back into shape: Ter Stegen, Gerard Pique, Clement Lenglet, Antoine Griezmann and Jordi Alba.
Antoine Griezmann was the star for Barca in the 5-2 victory over Real Betis at the Camp Nou in La Liga. Betis had taken the lead through Nabil Fekir, but Griezmann (2), Perez, Alba and Vidal all responded before Loren scored a stunning consolation. There was even time for 16 year-old Anssumane Fati to make his debut.
Full-back Jordi Alba has been one of the most outstanding players of a season that went, on a personal level, from good to average. Anfield and the Copa del Rey were far from his best performances.