Barcelona beats Las Palmas but loses Messi (2-1)

Messi injury in the 8th minute

Barcelona beats Las Palmas but loses Messi (2-1)
Barcelona beats Las Palmas but loses Messi (2-1)

Messi injury in the 8th minute

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Barcelona's victory... and Messi's injury. It wasn't a good afternoon dispite the result at Camp Nou. The Argentinian star suffered a knee injury in the 9th minute when the match was still tied and had to leave the stadium. Messi will be out between 7 and 8 weeks, as the club confirmed when the match concluded.

Barcelona beat Las Palmas with two goals from Luis Suarez. Neymar didn't have a good afternoon and missed a penalty. Las Palmas fought until the end and with a goal from Viera was close to put thing really difficult for the locals.

67' - Neymar misses a penalty

54' - Luis Suarez's second goal.

25' - Suarez's first goal

9th - Messi's injury

Line-ups

Barça XI. Ter Stegen; Sergi Roberto, Piqué, Bartra, Adriano; Rakitic, Busquets, Mascherano; Messi, Suárez i Neymar.

Las Palmas XI: Javi Varas; Alcaraz, Aythami, Bigas; David Simón, D. Castellano, Hernán, Roque Mesa, Wakaso, J. Viera i Araujo