La Liga review

Roura: Life is easier with Messi

March 18, 2013
By ESPN staff
Jordi Roura admits Lionel Messi has lifted a significant burden off his shoulders at Barcelona after the Argentine scored a brace in his side's 3-1 win over Rayo Vallecano on Sunday.

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Messi, 25, took his season tally to 42 goals in La Liga, remarkably finding the net for the 18th consecutive league match.

Barca maintained their 13-point ...

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