Barca star Messi ill ahead of Champions League clash with Chelsea

first_imgBarcelona talisman Lionel Messi has been ill ahead of his side’s clash with Chelsea but will be fit to play in the big game.Messi was laid low by a stomach upset at the weekend but was able to train with his team-mates at the Nou Camp on Monday.Chelsea, meanwhile, will assess Didier Drogba before interim boss Roberto Di Matteo names his team for the Champions League semi-final second leg.Drogba, who scored against Barca in last week’s first leg, has been nursing a knee problem.Follow West London Sport on TwitterFind us on Facebooklast_img