Messi will miss today's clash with Malaga.
"We've got a schedule for Neymar and there's no footballing situation that will shorten it," insisted Martino.
"Just because Messi doesn't play that doesn't mean Neymar has to take the helm.
"He's looking better and better as days go by and he accumulates training and gets to know his team-mates and the Club. My intention is that when he plays, he dose so at the top of his game."
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