Barcelona handed injury scare ahead of Champions League clash against Manchester United as Luis Suarez faces spell out with sprained ankle
- Luis Suarez will miss the upcoming international break with sprained right ankle
- Barcelona confirmed the forward will be out for ‘between 10 and 15 days’
- La Liga leaders visit Manchester United for quarter-final first leg on April 10
Luis Suarez has given Barcelona an injury scare ahead of their Champions League clash with Manchester United.
The 32-year-old Uruguay forward scored one and provided another as Barca won 4-1 at Real Betis on Sunday evening, but was taken off in the dying stages of the game.
The La Liga leaders have now confirmed that Suarez ‘has a sprained right ankle’ and will miss the upcoming international break.
Luis Suarez has given Barcelona an injury scare ahead of their Champions League quarter-final
Barcelona said in a statement: ‘The approximate time of loss will be between 10 and 15 days.
‘The player will make his recovery with the medical services of the club and will not join with the selection of Uruguay.’
Barca travel to Old Trafford for the first leg of the Champions League quarter-final against United on April 10.
Suarez has suffered a sprained right ankle that rules him out of the international break