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Messi hailed after latest record

February 16, 2013
By ESPN staff


Lionel Messi was hailed by assistant coach Jordi Roura after scoring his 300th goal for Barcelona in their 2-1 win over Granada.

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Messi netted a brace on Saturday evening to give the La Liga leaders another three competition points. Roura later expressed his admiration of Messi's ability to create chances when the rest of Barca's stars appear flat.

"Messi's record is just another one," he said. "Today we were goal-shy, ...

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