Tottenham refused to surrender as Harry Kane pulled a goal back but Messi took centre stage in the second half, the five-time Ballon d'Or victor finding the bottom corner of the net - having hit the post twice - before the superstar swept home a second during the closing stages after Erik Lamela struck for Spurs. Spurs bounced back by winning their last two Premier League matches.
"This guy, what he does on the football pitch, is just ridiculous".
The Match Day 2 games of the UEFA Champions League on Wednesday were highlighted with the masterclass performances from Neymar for PSG and Lionel Messi for Barcelona. Twenty-six minutes later, Messi produced another moment of brilliance with a cross to Luis Suarez that preceded the 20-yard strike from Ivan Rakitic, which doubled the Spanish champions' lead. The first half was extraordinary and we are happy because everything went as we wanted'.
The France and Spurs captain rushed off his line in the second minute but misjudged the weight of Lionel Messi's pass, with Jordi Alba setting up Philippe Coutinho to score in an unguarded goal.
"I'd argue that Burnley have got three goalkeepers who are every bit as good, if not better, than Hugo Lloris". He was unbelievable. When he's in that form he's magic to watch.
Messi put matters to rest just before full-time after a bad giveaway from the Tottenham defence left the Barca talisman alone with only Lloris to beat and he made no mistake, tucking the ball into the bottom right corner to seal the points.
A late Messi goal sealed a game which was in the balance up until the dying minutes. Everyone who has played against him has said the same thing.
"I've seen a great Messi, with a lot of hunger", Llorente said.
Chinese official: Beijing should target goods needed by US
The Journal report quoted one senior Chinese advisory official saying China would not negotiate "with a gun pointed to its head". American officials say those violate Beijing's market-opening commitments and worry they might erode USA industrial leadership.
The visitors, returning to Wembley for the first time since lifting the Champions League there in 2011, extended their lead in stunning fashion soon after Kane had Spurs' first shot. We were handicapped against Barcelona after conceding after one minute.
Florian Grillitsch is looking to become the first ever Austrian player to score in his first two Champions League appearances. Both Manchester City and Juventus secured victories in the early UEFA Champions League kick offs on Tuesday evening.
Members of the public were asked to call police if they spot the vehicle, but not to approach it or interact with the passengers. Bridges from Zeland to the central island of Funen and to Sweden have been shut, as have ferry crossings to Germany and Sweden.
Ford, whose identity was unknown until Sunday, had sent a letter to Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein in July. Kavanaugh says in the statement he "had no idea who was making this accusation until she identified herself".
Much of Microsoft's improvements went toward the display, which is now 38 percent brighter and has 22 percent more contrast. One such device is a 2018 refresh of Microsoft's Surface Pro laptop-notebook hybrid device, dubbed the Surface Pro 6 .
We have a pretty good idea of what the Google Home Hub is going to look like, thanks to some very clear leaks from MySmartPrice . The pricing and availability for the Home Hub has been tipped by Android Authority as being "available later this fall for $149".
Prosecutors also asked the court to require Cosby to cover the cost of his two trials , which added up to about $420,000. Judge O'Neill heard arguments yesterday on whether to formally deem Cosby a "sexually violent predator" under state law.
Japanese Ambassador Koro Bessho said enforcing the sanctions is the only way to force North Korea to change its policy. The UN Security Council initially imposed sanctions on North Korea in response to its first nuclear test in 2006.
In a Twitter post on Wednesday, Trump did not back away from his rally comments, instead attacking Kavanaugh's Democratic critics. I don't think that would happen with Federal Bureau of Investigation agents seated across the table.
The Buckeyes were fortunate that Penn State could put only 13 points on the scoreboard in the first half. Dobbins on a screen pass, who carried it 26 yards for a touchdown with 1:50 to go before the break.
Jurgen Klopp criticised Liverpool's defenders for failing to shut down Eden Hazard as the forward sent Chelsea into the fourth round of the Carabao Cup in style.
Google Pixel 3 release date
What is the Google Pixel 3 release date? Update, September 28, 2018 (2:14PM EST): We have new information on the Pixel ... Which begs the question of how "mini" is too mini? "Tune in on 10/9 to see for yourself", the company teased.
'It's a very scary time for young men in America'
First, back in June, Democrats tried to argue the Senate shouldn't confirm a Supreme Court justice in any even-numbered year. Ernst says if no corroboration is turned up she "will continue to support Judge Kavanaugh based on the information" she has.
Goodbye Kirk! Tropics settle down for the moment
Cooper said drivers should still be careful navigating the southeastern area of the state, where most of the closures remain. As for Tropical Depression Kirk , the hurricane center said it could weaken further as it progresses across the Atlantic.
Supreme Court pick's accuser agrees to testify Thursday
He told the Values Voter conference, "In the very near future, Judge Kavanaugh will be on the United States Supreme Court ". Trump's tweets propagate the misguided notion that victims of sexual assault will typically respond by calling the police.
Hurricane Florence makes landfall in US North Carolina coast
It was crawling west-southwest at 3 miles per hour , lifting huge amounts of ocean moisture and dumping it far from the coast. The hurricane has darkened the skies and homes of hundreds of thousands of residents of both North & South Carolina.