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Messi: Barcelona needed performance like that

Lionel Messi was thrilled with Barcelona's Champions League triumph over AC Milan.

Messi took to Weibo to express his delight:

"How happy am I! I knew we could do it. We needed a game like that with a happy Nou Camp. We played a great game!"

Meanwhile, AC Milan striker Stephan El Shaarawy has denied reports Messi snubbed him when he asked for his shirt after the game.

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