Victor Valdes Injury: Updates on Barcelona Star's Calf, Likely Return Date

Ben Blackmore@@Blackmore_BRFeatured ColumnistNovember 20, 2013

LAS ROZAS, SPAIN - NOVEMBER 13:  Goalkeeper Victor Valdes of Spain makes a save during a training session ahead of their international friendly against Equatorial Guinea on November 13, 2013 in Las Rozas, Spain. (Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images)
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Updates from Friday, Jan. 3

Victor Valdes' return to full fitness has been given an official stamp by Barcelona.

The club's website reported on Friday:

Today is full of good news for FC Barcelona. After this afternoon’s training session Víctor Valdés was given the green light to return to competitive football. Therefore, he’s available for selection for this Sunday’s league match at the Camp Nou against Elche.