Sevilla 2-2 Barcelona: Lionel Messi salvages La Liga leaders' unbeaten record from the bench as Ernesto Valverde's men recover from two-goal deficit
Barcelona are still unbeaten. No one at the Sanchez Pizjuan was quite sure how but it definitely had something to do with Lionel Messi.
He was watching on the bench for the first hour – yawning occasionally as Barcelona fell two goals behind against Sevilla.
But he climbed off the bench with just under half and hour remaining and after Luis Suarez had flung himself at a loose ball two minutes from time to make it 2-1, Messi waved that magic wand left foot to level on 89 minutes.
Barcelona were groggy for long periods but the Champion-in-waiting is still undefeated.
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