Barcelona 2-0 Copenhagen: Messi brace gives Barca full points

Lionel Messi was again on target, netting a double for Barcelona as they defeated Danish outfit FC Copenhagen 2-0 in Group D of the Champions League.

Lionel Messi was again on target, netting a double for Barcelona as they defeated Danish outfit FC Copenhagen 2-0 in Group D of the Champions League.

The Argentine maestro put the home side ahead with a thunderbolt in the 19th minute before tapping home late in the piece to secure all three points for the Catalan giants, allowing them to replace Copenhagen at the top of the table.

UEFA Champions League Group D
Barcelona (ESP): 2 (Lionel Messi 19’, 90’)
FC Copenhagen (DEN): 0

Venue: Nou Camp, Barcelona
Crowd: 93,450
Referee: Stephane Lannoy
Yellow cards: BAR - Andres Iniesta 81’
COP - N’Doye Dame 61’, Zdenek Pospech 68’