Barcelona defender Adriano doubtful for Super Cup second leg

Updated: 26 August 2013 17:59 IST

The Brazilian injured his right hamstring during a 1-0 away win against Malaga in a La Liga tie on Sunday

Barcelona defender Adriano doubtful for Super Cup second leg
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Madrid:

Barcelona full-back Adriano is doubtful for the Spanish Super Cup second-leg against Atletico Madrid on Wednesday due to a hamstring injury.

The Brazilian scored the only goal as Barca moved back to the top of La Liga on Sunday nght with a 1-0 win away at Malaga.

However, he had to be withdrawn at half-time to be replaced by compatriot Dani Alves.

"The tests carried out have revealed the player has a strain in his right hamstring," the club said in a statement on Monday.

"His recovery will determine whether he is available for the next match."

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