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Messi included in Barcelona squad for Inter Milan trip

FC Barcelona v FC Internazionale - UEFA Champions League Group B

BARCELONA, SPAIN - OCTOBER 24: Lionel Messi of FC Barcelona looks on as he sits next to his son Thiago at the stand during the Group B match of the UEFA Champions League between FC Barcelona and FC Internazionale at Camp Nou on October 24, 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

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Lionel Messi is edging closer to the pitch following the broken arm suffered in La Liga play last month.

Messi had a goal and an assist to go with the fracture over 26 minutes against Sevilla on Oct. 20.

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He was expected to miss three weeks, but began training with his teammates earlier this week.

Now, despite not being given the “medical all-clear,” he’s been included in Barcelona’s traveling party for Milan.

Barca can clinch Group B with a win on Tuesday, something Spurs will also be hoping to see in Italy. If Tottenham beats visiting PSV Eindhoven and Barca defeats Inter, Spurs would sit two points back of the Italian side with two matches to play.

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