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Lionel Messi status uncertain

April 9, 2013
By ESPN.com news services
"Messi-dependence" was the buzzword at Barcelona's media conference ahead of Wednesday's Champions League clash vs. Paris Saint-Germain yet neither Barca assistant coach Jourdi Roura nor Andres Iniesta could say for sure whether the Argentina striker would be in the lineup.

"If we don't have the world's best player, that is evidently a handicap, but the team is extensive and of great quality," Roura said about Lionel Messi. "We have two training sessions left, we have good feelings but ...

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