Liverpool vs Barcelona: Messi leads Barca stars to Anfield for UCL second leg

Liverpool vs Barcelona: Messi leads Barca stars to Anfield for UCL second leg

- Liverpool vs Barcelona Champions League clash is set to go down at Anfield on Tuesday, May 7

- Lionel Messi leads his teammates for their trip to Anfield dressed in official grey suits worth £4,200 each

- The Spanish League side head into the game with three goals advantage as they hope to reach the final since 2015

Barcelona travel to Anfield to battle Liverpool in the second leg of their UEFA Champions League clash on Tuesday, May 7.

The Catalans head into the fixture with three goals advantage as they hope to progress to the final of the championship since 2015 when they defeated Juventus to win the title.

Two goals from Lionel Messi and one from Luiz Suarez ensured the Spanish League outfit claim an impressive win in the reverse fixture a week ago.

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Daily Mail however reports that the Argentine led his Barca squad to England to finish the task they started barely a week ago.

Both stars were dressed in one of the club's official outfits as they were filmed walking to the plane ahead of the two-and-a-half hour flight to Merseyside.

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According to the publication, the stars were costumed by Thom Browne tailors and each outfit costs about £4,200 - which they have worn to every Champions League away game this season.

With 20 players in Barcelona's travelling party, plus the manager wearing it, it's around £100,000's worth of specially made clothing.

Legit.ng earlier reported that Lionel Messi has been named the UEFA Player of the Week following Barcelona's 3-0 win over Liverpool in their first leg Champions League semi final clash at Camp Nou.

The Argentine star scored two second half goals to hand the Spanish champions a size-able advantage going into the second leg at Anfield.

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