Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta labelled his side's Champions League defeat to Chelsea "unjust" but admitted the Catalans were the architects of their own downfall because of a lack of ruthlessness in front of goal.
Bayern Munich coach Jupp Heynckes and CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge have talked up midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger, claiming he is as good as Barcelona duo Xavi and Andres Iniesta.
Andres Iniesta will be out of action for 15 days after sustaining an injury in Barcelona's 9-0 drubbing of Hospitalet.
Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta will be sidelined for around a month after suffering an injury during tonight's Champions League draw with AC Milan, the Primera Division club have confirmed.
AC Milan forward Kevin-Prince Boateng believes that keeping Andres Iniesta and Xavi quiet will be key if the Rossoneri are to get a result against Barcelona in their Champions League curtain raiser.
Barcelona defender Eric Abidal, who had surgery on a liver tumour in March, was given the all-clear on Monday and included in the squad for Tuesday's Champions League match against Real Madrid.
Barcelona vice-president Josep Maria Bartomeu says the club stand behind Pep Guardiola after the coach's uncharacteristic display of anger towards Real Madrid counterpart Jose Mourinho on Tuesday.
Barcelona will be without Andres Iniesta for their Champions League semi-final first leg against Real Madrid on Wednesday.
Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta has been cleared of picking up a deliberate yellow card against Shakhtar Donetsk and will not face any action by UEFA's disciplinary committee.
Andres Iniesta has leapt to the defence of Spain team-mate Fernando Torres after the goal-shy GBP;50 million striker drew another blank against the Czech Republic.
Everton manager David Moyes has likened Mikel Arteta's role at Everton to that of Andres Iniesta at Spanish champions Barcelona.
Barcelona's creative triumvirate of Lionel Messi, Xavi and Andres Iniesta have been shortlisted for the FIFA Ballon d'Or award, with the winner to be crowned the world's best player of 2010.