Valencia: The title race is in full swing in La Liga. Barcelona won the last match by a landslide. Barcelona defeated Valencia by three goals to two.
Superstar Lionel Messi scored twice for Barcelona, while Antoine Griezmann scored the third goal.
The hosts took the lead in the 50th minute of the match at Valencia ‘s home ground. Gabriel Paulista scored the first goal for Valencia. But seven minutes later Messi equalized for Barcelona.
Griezmann gave Barcelona the lead in the 63rd minute. Messi scored again in the 69th minute to make it 3-1. Valencia’s attack in the 83rd minute finally paid off. The team scored the second goal through Carlos Soler. But Valencia were unable to equalize. Messi and his team won 3-2.
With this victory, the team remains in third place in the points table. Barcelona have 74 points from 34 matches. Real Madrid are second on goal difference with the same number of points. Atletico Madrid top the points table with 76 points.
Content Highlights: Lionel Messi double leads Barcelona to nail-biting win over Valencia