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Loads of MUFC fans blame the same player for Lionel Messi goal

Everybody knows you can’t give Lionel Messi an invitation to score.

Your defence is in trouble the minute it takes unnecessary risks or plays itself into danger.

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That’s exactly what United did and we were instantly punished once the ball ended up at Messi’s feet.

Ashley Young played himself into danger against the Barcelona press and ended up losing possession.

Then, Messi was given enough space by Phil Jones to cut in and strike home from distance.

Watch the goal below.

Barcelona have gone on to score a second goal thanks to an absolute howler by David de Gea. Messi again.

See below for how United fans reacted to Barcelona’s opening goal.

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