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FC Barcelona News: 18 April 2014, Barça Lose Neymar and Jordi Alba for One Month, Marc Bartra Doubful

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Neymar Jr, four weeks out of action |
Neymar Jr picked up an injury in the Copa del Rey final against Real Madrid. The player sustained a contusion that caused an edema in the fourth metatarsal of his left foot.The player will begin treatment and will be out of action for four weeks. If Neymar will be able to participate in the last match of the season, against Atlético Madrid, if recovers in the estimated time.

Jordi Alba out of action for 3 to 4 weeks; Bartra doubtful |
The first team returned to training this afternoon after yesterday’s Cup final in Mestalla, and they did it without Jordi Alba. The player picked up a muscle tear in the biceps femoris of his right leg and will be out of action between three to four weeks. If he recovers in the estimated time, he’ll be fit to play against Atlético Madrid in the last game of the season.

5 games and 3 challengers |
There are three teams that still have chance of winning the crown, and with the standings currently Atlético Madrid (82), Real Madrid (79) and Barça (78), the Catalans need to win their games and hope the other two drop points somewhere along the way.

Up close and personal: Copa del Rey final |
During the last couple of days we've accompanied Tata Martino and the fans in Valencia for the Copa de Rey final. The above video shows the team arriving to the stadium, the warm-up, the fans at the Barça Zone and the reactions from the players after the match.

Reading expect Daniel Carrico to remain at Sevilla | Sky Sports
Reading are expecting La Liga side Sevilla to take up the option of turning Daniel Carrico's loan into a permanent deal. The 25-year-old midfielder completed a switch to Spain last summer on a season-long agreement. He has impressed while away from the Madejski Stadium, helping Sevilla to a fifth-placed standing and a spot in the Europa League semi-finals.