BREAKING NEWS: Messi Injured! (updated)

BREAKING NEWS: Messi Injured! (updated)

FC Barcelona forward Lionel Messi (23) had to leave the pitch on a stretcher after a bad tackle from Atletico Madrid’s Tomas Ujfalusi. Messi scored the opening goal in the match that lead to the 2-1 victory at the Vincente Calderon.

In a press conference after the match, Pep Guardiola reassured the fans that “the doctors have ruled out a  fracture and will make more tests tomorrow to see the extent of the injury.”

More pictures and a video after the jump.