Lionel Messi feeling 'low' over injury: Gerard Pique

Barcelona announced on Monday that Lionel Messi would be sidelined for six to eight weeks with a muscle tear in his left hamstring, his third leg injury this season following hamstring and thigh injuries in his right leg.

updated: November 14, 2013 18:54 IST
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Madrid: Lionel MessiBarcelona superstar Lionel Messi is feeling down after being sidelined for up to eight weeks with a leg injury, teammate Gerard Pique said in an interview published on Thursday.

Pique, who has been struggling himself with a groin strain, said the 26-year-old Argentine international had a serious injury.

"His case is different. He has had several injuries in a row and perhaps that has led him to lose confidence. I haven't had muscle problems like Leo's. Touch wood," Pique told Barcelona-based sports daily Mundo Deportivo.

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