Barcelona star Lionel Messi on Friday was included in Argentina's squad for crucial November World Cup qualifiers against Brazil and Colombia.
Coach Edgardo Bauza omitted Manchester United defender Marco Rojo but otherwise made only four changes to the Albiceleste, who lost at home to Paraguay last month and are perched precariously in fifth place in the CONMEBOL table.
Messi returns to the team for the first time since scoring the lone goal in Argentina's 1-0 win over Uruguay in September....
Both Arda Turan and Rafinha have been ruled out of Barcelona's La Liga game against Valencia on Saturday.
The news comes after the Catalan club confirmed on Thursday that defensive duo Gerard Pique and Jordi Alba -- who both went off in the first half of the four-goal win over Manchester City -- would be sidelined for three and two weeks respectively.
Turkish international Turan hurt his elbow in a training session on Friday, and Barca said in a statement that he will be absent for this weekend's...
Juventus striker Paulo Dybala has confirmed that Barcelona tried to sign him in the summer.
It was reported throughout the transfer window that Barca were searching for another forward, with Gabriel Jesus, Kevin Gameiro and Luciano Vietto among those linked with the club before they eventually signed Paco Alcacer from Valencia.