- Barcelona vs Borussia Dortmund game ended in 3-1 victory for the Spanish side
- Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez made the difference with one strike each and assists
- Griezmann also hit the net for Barcelona as Sancho gave a late minute consolation for the German side
Barcelona vs Borussia Dortmund ended in a thrilling 3-1 victory for the Spanish giants all thanks to Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez's show of class as Catalan recorded another win in their Group F encounter on Wednesday, November 27.
Ernesto Valverde's men put in a show of champions against the German giants with Messi's formidable partnership with Suarez and Antoine Griezmann making the needed difference.
The hosts exhibited ruthless dominance over their visitors from the beginning of the game before taking an early lead with Messi's 22nd minute strike which was later ruled out as offside.
Barcelona changed the score-sheet through Suarez in the 29th minute courtesy of Messi's beautiful goal-bound pass.
Griezmann was brought into the pitch for substituted Dembele who was down with injury in the 26th minute.
The change proved expedient as Messi produced another glimpse of brilliance through a 33rd minute finish to double the lead for Barcelona.
The Argentine forward received the pass from Suarez who consistently posed a threatening attacking presence at the visitors' defence line as Barcelona maintained the lead till the first half end.
Messi was booked in the 52nd minute of the second half for diving but that was not enough to demoralise the Argentine who provided Griezmann with an incredible pass that helped the Frenchman hit the net in 67th minute.
Jadon Sancho gave the German side a late minute consolation goal as the Champions League encounter ended in thrilling 3-1 win for Barcelona.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had reported that Valencia vs Chelsea ended in a 2-2 draw in an entertaining Champions League match played at the Estadio Mestalla.
Carlos Soler put the home team ahead as Matteo Kovacic leveled matter. Christian Pulisic put the Blues in front before Daniel Wass scored the goal of the match as both sides shared the spoils.
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