Lionel Messi scored twice as Barcelona came from behind to beat Valencia 3-2 to keep their League title hopes alive, MySportDab reports.
First Half Report
The first half of the encounter wasn’t that much brilliant with no team able to find the back of the net.
Valencia was the second-best in the match as they were pegged back mostly without them being able to move freely.
Barcelona was good at dominating the game but they couldn’t make it count in front of the goal as all their chances created didn’t result in anything good.
The first half of the encounter ended with Valencia 0-0 Barcelona as they both headed for the break with a goalless scoreline.
Second Half Report
The second half of the encounter was mouth-watering with loads of goals coming from the two teams.
Valencia opened the scoring in the 50th minute as Paulista scored a stunner which made it 1-0 for his side.
Lionel Messi made it 1-1 in the 57th minute of the game after missing his penalty before making it count for his team.
Griezmann made it 2-1 in the 63rd minute thanks to an outstanding goal as Barcelona took the lead going forward.
Lionel Messi increased the lead to 3-0 after scoring his brace in the 69th minute making sure his side went further in the game.
The home side was able to pull one goal back in the 83rd minute which came from Carlos Soler as the scoreline turned 3-2.
The match finally came to an end with Valencia 2-3 Barcelona as the away side claimed a massive three points to boost their title hopes.
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