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Messi watches Barca ousted from bench

May 1, 2013
By ESPN.com news services
Barcelona star Lionel Messi watched from the sideline as Bayern Munich completed its dismantling of the Spanish side with a 3-0 win on Wednesday, lining up the first all-German Champions League final against Borussia Dortmund.

With its all-time leading scorer out after he aggravated a right hamstring injury, Barcelona failed to seriously threaten Bayern's goal -- much less an epic comeback after its 4-0 first-leg defeat.

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