Ansu Fati’s back was dealt another blow on his return after it was revealed that he will not be back on the court for another three weeks.
The 19-year-old La Masia player returned from a stint on the sidelines in January but only lasted three matches before suffering another injury.
The youngster returned to training last week and there were hopes that he could take part in the family season with his comeback having been ready for their match against Cadiz on Monday night.
But that will not happen because Catalunya Radio reports that there is a 99% chance that Fati will not be involved against Cadiz next Monday.
However, the club are looking to get him back in action at least two or three weeks from now as they are being vigilant and treating him with caution given his recent injury problems.
A spokesperson at Tuesday’s event insisted he was ready to return, but did not give a specific date with his club to consider La Liga matches against Rayo Vallecano (April 24) or Mallorca (May 1) as more realistic dates for him. return.
The 19-year-old has only played ten matches this season, scoring five goals in the process.