Barcelona insist an injury to Andres Iniesta is not serious.

During the stalemate with Atletico Madrid, Iniesta was taken off at half-time in the capital with a badly bruised left knee, but Barca said on Sunday morning there were "no other complications".

They revealed his withdrawal had been a precautionary measure.

A club statement said: "Tests carried out this morning confirmed that the player's recovery time will determine his availability for future games."

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