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Barcelona without Pedri for the rest of the season

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Pedri reacts during the Europa League match between FC Barcelona and Eintracht Frankfurt at the Camp Nou in Barcelona on April 14, 2022. (Photo by JOSE JORDAN/AFP via Getty Images)

The Barcelona midfielder was subbed out during halftime in the loss to Frankfurt

The bad news keeps on coming for Barcelona following their Europa League exit at the hands of Eintracht Frankfurt.

After running more tests, the club released a statement confirming the Spanish midfielder suffered an injury to his left hamstring though they did not give a timetable as to how long he would be out.

According to Marca, Pedri is set to miss the remainder of the season as the recovery process for his type of injury is usually around six to eight weeks.

With LaLiga ending in late Mar and with Barcelona nothing to play for, it makes no sense to rush him back as this is the second long-term injury he’s picked up this season.

The 19-year-old was continuing on from an impressive debut season and has become central to the Catalan side under Xavi Hernandez. Xavi has lauded praise on the young starlet seemingly after every match. But now he’s going to have to do without him for the rest of the season.

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