Lionel Messi scored twice as Barcelona got their La Liga title defence off to a winning start with a deserved, hard-fought victory over Alaves.
Messi fired a fantastic free-kick under the wall to open the scoring – Barcelona’s 6,000th La Liga goal.
Half-time substitute Philippe Coutinho then cut inside to curl home a second.
And Messi controlled Luis Suarez’s pass with his chest, beat two defenders and steered a low shot into the bottom corner of the net in injury time.
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