Barcelona said the forward would miss the game for "personal reasons" and replaced him with defender Yerry Mina.
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In the photo, Messi accompanies the picture with the following message: "Welcome Ciro!"
Messi took to Instagram to express his delight following the news of the birth of his son, Ciro.
Welcome Ciro! Thank God everything went flawless. He and Mom are very well.
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Thomas wrote that federal rules of procedure anticipate defendants will sometimes face burdensome litigation. The Justice Department did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Messi announced in October of 2017 that his wife, Antonella, was pregnant again, leading fans to suspect that the birth of his third child was the reason for his exclusion from the squad. We are super happy!
"A last-minute change to the FC Barcelona squad".
Messi and Antonela, who got married last summer in their native Rosario, already had two sons, Thiago, 5, and Mateo, 2.
Messi who has featured in all of Barcelona's La Liga matches this season was surprisingly dropped from the list of players to Malaga.