Messi is now Barcelona's most successful player

Messi is now Barcelona's most successful player

It was a rare moment of joy for the 21-year-old forward since his move from Borussia Dortmund last year for a fee which could rise to 147 million euros (131.2 million pounds).

"I don't know what Messi must be feeling right now", Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde said after the match.

Gerard Pique, who announced his global retirement with Spain on Saturday, levelled three minutes before the interval for Barcelona after he was fastest to respond to a loose ball following a Messi free-kick.

The video assistant referee (VAR) was used for the first time in Spanish football on Sunday to award midfielder Pablo Sarabia with Sevilla's opening goal against Barcelona in the Spanish Super Cup.

Sevilla were compact and well-organised but Barcelona dominated the ball and began to create chances with Messi and Jordi Alba both seeing shots saved by Sevilla keeper Tomas Vaclik, before defender Clement Lenglet, signed by Barcelona from Sevilla in the summer, headed over.

The club's legal department is studying the matter and should FC Barcelona line up with more than three non-EU players, it would present possible ground for withdrawal due to an improper line-up.

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"Many players came into this game after time off, having only just returned this week, and this was obvious".

Club captain Lionel Messi and forward Luis Suarez already have European Union citizenship, while Brazilian Philippe Coutinho is thought to have obtained a Portuguese passport through his wife, Aine. "We hope it doesn't end here and he keeps on winning more". "He has an awesome ability to break down defences with his speed".

They even decimated Sevilla last time in their Super cup final by 5 goals to nil.

Sevilla's Franco Vazquez glanced a header off the crossbar in the second half of the match played in Tangier, Morocco.

Barcelona now have four non-EU players whom they could name in their matchday squad to face Sevilla on Sunday.

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