Adriano to miss Barca's Copa del Rey tie

Madrid, Jan 11 (IANS) Spanish football giants Barcelona have said that Brazilian defender Adriano will miss the Copa del Rey game against Cordoba due to a leg injury.

Barca said Adriano has hurt his right ankle. It is not clear when he will return to action, Xinhua reports.

Adriano has scored five goals in the Spanish La Liga this season.

Barca beat Cordoba 2-0 in the first leg of the round-of-16 match.


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