Philippe Coutinho Barca debut delayed due to an injury

Hamstring injury to delay the Brazilian international's debut at Barcelona.

Philippe Coutinho Barca debut delayed due to an injury

Barcelona's record signing Philippe Coutinho is down with a thigh injury and is expected to play his debut match at the club only after 20 days.The 25-year old Brazilian international underwent a medical in the morning which revealed a right thigh problem.

This news breaks out only after a few days of the record signing for the Camp Nou side. The ex-Liverpool player missed his last match at his previous club too. "Coutinho has an injury in his right thigh and will be out for 20 days", said the club breaking the news about the player's inury.

Philippe Coutinho is likely to play the Catalan derby against Espanyol on February 4. Barcelona fans need to wait for the coming three weeks to see this young talent in action.