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Lionel Messi Passes 300 Barcelona Goals

By Azharnadeem

Lionel Messi Lionel Messi scored his 300th and 301st career goals for Barcelona as to inspire the Spanish League leaders to 2-1 comeback victory over Granada at Los Carmenes stadium, Granada on Saturday.

Messi swooped on a loose ball to level in the 50th minute before netting a superb free kick in the 73rd minute to seal Barcelona win, which lifted them at the top of the table.

Barca are now 15 points clear of second-placed Atletico Madrid and 19 ahead of third-placed Real Madrid.

Messi was desperate for the hat-trick but an exceptional save by keeper Tono in the last-minute prevented him to do so.

Barcelona will visit AC Milan on Wednesday for the final 16 of Champions League.

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