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FC Barcelona has confirmed that Ferran Torres is set to make a comeback from injury just in time for their La Liga match against Las Palmas. Torres has been out of action since late January when he injured the biceps femoris muscle in his right hamstring before a match against Osasuna. Initially expected to be out for four to five weeks, Torres’ absence extended to eight total weeks, causing delays in his return to the pitch.

There were hopes that Torres would be fit to play in Barcelona’s Champions League match against Napoli, but Xavi Hernandez, the team’s manager, revealed that a more realistic target was their match against Atletico Madrid. Despite missing out on that game, Torres is now set to make his return as Barcelona takes on Las Palmas, aiming to continue their strong performance in the league and secure their position in the top spots.

Xavi expressed his delight at Torres’ recovery, stating that the former Manchester City player has been feeling good and is ready to take the field. He praised Torres for his versatility, noting that he can play in multiple attacking positions and bring a variety of skills to the team. This versatility will be crucial as Barcelona faces tough opponents like PSG in the Champions League and aims to maintain pressure on Real Madrid at the top of La Liga.

Torres’ return will provide competition and depth in the attacking positions for Barcelona, challenging players like Joao Felix, Vitor Roque, Raphinha, and Lamine Yamal for playing time. Xavi emphasized the importance of having a player like Torres, who can adapt to different roles and contribute with his goalscoring ability. With Torres back in the squad, Barcelona will have more options and flexibility in their attacking lineup, giving them a stronger chance of success in both domestic and European competitions.

The news of Torres’ comeback has been well received by Barcelona fans, who are eager to see him back in action and contributing to the team’s success. His return comes at a crucial time for Barcelona as they enter the final stages of the season with important matches in both La Liga and the Champions League. With Torres back in the squad, Barcelona will have a stronger and more competitive team, capable of challenging for titles and achieving their goals for the season.

Overall, Torres’ return from injury is a positive development for Barcelona, who will benefit from his presence and contributions on the field. As he prepares to make his comeback against Las Palmas, all eyes will be on Torres to see how he performs and helps Barcelona in their quest for success in both domestic and European competitions. Barcelona fans will be hoping that Torres can make a strong impact and help the team achieve their targets for the season.

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