Barcelona announced the injury of Arthur Melo after the match against Real Madrid in the semi-final of the Copa Del Rey.
Arthur played the whole Classico and was exposed to more than one intervention by Luka Modric.
[INJURY NEWS] Tests carried out have confirmed that the first team player Arthur Melo has a left hamstring injury. He is expected to be out for around 3-4 weeks. pic.twitter.com/tYpNvlufsM
— FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona) 8 février 2019
“Arthur is suffering from a muscle injury in the left foot and is expected to be between 3 and 4 weeks,” the Catalan club said in a statement.
The average Barcelona field will not be in front of Athletic Bilbao, Valladolid and Sevilla in the Spanish league next to face Lyon in the final leg of the Champions League and to meet Real Madrid in the cup.
The player may return to the Clasico in the Spanish league on March 2 or delay his participation to meet Rayo Vallecano.