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Barcelona's Dani Alves out for 15-20 days

Associated Press
Nov 27, 2012 at 01:25pm IST

Barcelona: Barcelona says its Brazil international Dani Alves will be sidelined for 15-20 days due to a hamstring injury in his right leg.

The defender limped off clutching his leg during the club's 4-0 trouncing of Levante in the Spanish league on Sunday.

In a statement released Monday, the club said Alves had undergone medical tests which confirmed a muscle strain to his hamstring.

Barcelona's Dani Alves out for 15-20 days

Barcelona's Dani Alves will be sidelined for 15-20 days due to a hamstring injury in his right leg.

The club said the injury mirrored another very similar one Alves picked up in his other leg during the match against Real Madrid.

Barcelona said its injured player list now includes Marc Bartra, Marc Muniesa, David Villa, Isaac Cuenca, Alexis Sanchez and Eric Abidal

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