Barcelona mauls Real Betis as Messi scores twice

November 8, 2020
26 Views

Lionel Messi scored twice and played a key part in another goal in Barcelona’s 5-2 victory over 10-man Real Betis.

Messi came into the match as a substitute in the second half when the match was deadlocked at 1-1. The Argentine then paved the way for Griezmann’s goal three minutes into the second half.

Messi made his presence felt further scoring a penalty after Aissa Mandi was dismissed for handling the ball on the line.

Messi doubled his tally in the 82nd minute putting the match well behind Real Betis as Pedri sealed goal scoring for the Spanish giants.

Barca have endured an indifferent start to the season but made a bright start against Betis.

Ronald Koeman, who expressed excitement over the win said Messi was unable to start the match because he was not fit enough. However, he acknowledged his presence saying his presence in the second half was really important.

You may be interested

Omicron scare: UK brings back pre-departure travel tests, bans arrivals from Nigeria
News
1 views
News
1 views

Omicron scare: UK brings back pre-departure travel tests, bans arrivals from Nigeria

Webby - December 5, 2021

As a precautionary measure to cope with the fear of spreading of Omicron,  the UK has re-introduced compulsory pre-departure tests…

How Nnamdi Kanu, TB Joshua Tried To Save My Marriage To Fani-Kayode — Estranged Wife, Precious Speaks
News
News

How Nnamdi Kanu, TB Joshua Tried To Save My Marriage To Fani-Kayode — Estranged Wife, Precious Speaks

Webby - December 5, 2021

 Precious and FFK Precious Chikwendu, a Nigerian ex-Beauty Queen and model who is also the estranged wife of the former…

Lagos Police Allegedly Label Software Developers As Fraudsters Without Proof, Extort N50,000 From Them
News
1 views
News
1 views

Lagos Police Allegedly Label Software Developers As Fraudsters Without Proof, Extort N50,000 From Them

Webby - December 5, 2021

 The transaction In what will come across as a really startling development, a young man who has been identified as…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.