FT: Barcelona 5-2 Real Betis, Lionel Messi Bags BRACE! (Match Highlight)
Barcelona beat Real Betis 5-2 at home as Lionel Messi scored twice with Dembele and Griezmann also on target including Pedri, MySportDab reports.
First Half Report:
The first half of the encounter was closely matched as both teams found the back of the net within 45 minutes.
Barcelona opened the scoring in the 22nd Minutes as Dembele scored a stunner which have his side a 1-0 lead.
Real Betis conceded a penalty which Griezmann missed in the 33rd minutes instead of making it 2-0.
Sanabria pulled back level for the away side with just few minutes left in the first half to be played.
The first half ended Barcelona 1-1 Real Betis as both sides ended the half with a draw Scoreline before the break.
Second Half Report:
The second half was much better with loads of goals which saw the away side going one man down after a red card.
Griezmann finally scored his goal in the 49th minutes as he put Barcelona 2-1 ahead in the game before the away side were shown a red card.
Lionel Messi made it 3-1 in the 61st minutes from the penalty spot which he converted before Real Betis scored to make it 3-2.
The Argentine grabbed his brace in the 82nd minutes to make it 4-2 for his side after Pedri made 5-2 from a late finish.
The match ended Barcelona 5-2 Real Betis as Ronald Koeman’s side recorded a comfortable win.
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