Barcelona coach Guardiola won't hear criticism of Messi

Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola refused to accept any criticism of Lionel Messi after their Champions League elimination by Chelsea. Messi missed a penalty on a dramatic night at the Nou Camp.

Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola refused to accept any criticism of Lionel Messi after their Champions League elimination by Chelsea.

Messi missed a penalty on a dramatic night at the Nou Camp.

But Guardiola declared: "I want to thank him for everything he’s done, my admiration for him is insurmountable. He’s an example to us all on how to be better each day.”

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