Barcelona appeal against Messi two-game ban rejected: report

January 23, 2021 Sports
Barcelona's appeal against Lionel Messi's two-match ban following his sending-off in the Spanish Super Glass last was rejected on Friday, options from the Spanish Football Federation told AFP.

It means the Argentine will never be in a position to play for Barcelona found in Sunday's game away at Elche found in La Liga.

Messi served the initially meet of his suspension seeing as the Catalans won 2-0 in more time away to close to neighbours Cornella, of Spain's third-tier Segunda B division, on Thursday found in the Copa del Rey.

He was sent off late found in more time in Sunday's Super Cup final found in Seville against Athletic Bilbao, which Barcelona lost 3-2.

Messi saw the initially red cards of his Barcelona career, on his 753rd appearance, for lashing out at Athletic's Asier Villalibre.
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