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Espanyol
L. Messi 26'
L. Messi 35'
L. Messi 67'
Piqué 87'
L. Suárez 90'
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That is it, the final whistle goes at Camp Nou and it is a comfortable win for the home side. It was the Lionel Messi show, once again, as the Argentine netted yet another hat-trick to help his side maintain their perfect start to the league season. 

Espanyol will feel slightly hard done by the referee as Messi was offside for the first goal. However, you cannot take anything away from Barcelona, who put in a convincing performance. Luis Suarez got his first goal of the season, while Gerard Pique also scored. 

The Blaugrana's club record signing - Ousmane Dembele - also got into the act as he assisted the Uruguayan for their 5th.
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90+3' PEEP PEEP PEEP! Full-Time: Barcelona 5-0 Espanyol
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90' 3 minutes of added time.
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Barcelona hit the away side on the counter, Dembele is released down the right and the Frenchman curls one into the path of Suarez, who just pokes it into the back of the net past a helpless Pau to complete the rout.
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90' GOOOAAAAALLLL!!! Luis Suarez gets on the scoresheet and it is Ousmane Dembele - Barcelona's record signing - who gave the assist for the goal.
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Barcelona are coasting here. The ball is swung in by Rakitic and Pique rises highest to head it home and make it 4.
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87' GOOOOAAAALLLL!!!! Gerard Pique makes it 4!
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86' From about 25 yards out, Messi goes for goal, however, his shot crashes against the wall and deflects behind for a corner.
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From the free-kick Barcelona try to get the ball forward but Suarez is fouled and they have a free-kick in an even better position.
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84' Yellow Card: Diop is booked for halting the run of Messi. Free-kick to Barcelona.
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83' Too unselfish from Suarez there. Messi has the ball and he takes it forward before threading it through to Suarez, the Uruguayan was through on goal and instead of going for goal pulls it back for Messi, who fails to get his shot on target.
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Ter Stegen is fouled as he goes out to collect the corner and Barcelona try to hit the away side on the counter.
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82' On the other end, Didac draws a good save from Ter Stegen and Espanyol have a corner.
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81' Suarez floats one towards the far post with Paulinho lurking, however, the Brazilian fails to get the proper contact despite lunging at the end.
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80' Jordi Alba, who has been very impressive tonight, creates yet another chance for his team but Suarez is unable to get on the end of it.
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79' Espanyol were knocking on the door before Semedo comes in and takes the ball out of the box and away from danger. Baptistao had a chance to go for goal but his shot is blocked and the home side clear it.
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77' Substitution: Andre Gomes is being thrown into the fray as Iniesta is being withdrawn.
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76' Barcelona have to defend a corner after Ter Stegen parries one ball behind, which looked to be an awkward one.
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75' Substitution: Didac comes on in place of Darder.
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Paulinho is guilty of fouling Sergio Garcia and Espanyol have a free-kick.
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74' Yellow Card: Aaron is booked for an unnecessary challenge on Dembele. Welcome to La Liga said the Espanyol defender.
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73' Substitution: Paulinho comes on to replace Busquets.
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Paulinho, another of Barcelona's summer recruits, is preparing to come on.
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71' Yellow Card: Darder is booked for a deliberate hand ball. He looked to have chested it, poor decision.
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69' Dembele and Messi try to combine down the right, however, it is the former who is crowded out by the Espanyol defenders on both the occasion.
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68' Substitution: Ousmane Dembele comes on to make his highly-anticipated debut. Barcelona's record signing replaces Deulofeu.
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Make that 5 goals in 2 games. The Argentine is on a level above his teammates. 
Messi combines with Suarez on the edge of the box as the duo play a quick one-two. Suarez looks to have messed up the chance but he manages to play it to Alba who lays it off for Messi and the Argentine did the rest.
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66' GOOOOAAAALLLL!!! Lionel Messi completes his hat-trick!
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Ousmane Dembele is ready to come on.....
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64' Deulofeu and Aaron having a real competition here. Messi tries to find the run of the Spaniard but the latter is offside.
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63' Iniesta tries to force his way through the midfield, however, his run is checked and Barca win a free-kick.
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61' Leo Baptistao almost pulls one back for Espanyol. The forward has the ball inside the box and he lets it fly but Umtiti comes flying in with a brilliant block, diverting the ball behind for a corner.
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60' Yellow Card: Victor Sanchez is booked for a lunge from behind on Alba.
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Meanwhile, Barcelona's club record signing Ousmane Dembele is warming up and that attracts a round of cheers from the Camp Nou.
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57' Substitution: Sergio Garcia comes on to replace Pablo Piatti.
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56' Messi is in the mood to create and he is ripping apart the Espanyol defence for fun. The Argentine has the ball outside of the box and spots the run of Iniesta into the box, Messi threads a perfectly weighted ball into the path of the Spaniard, who fails to get that crucial final touch to make it 3.
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55' Barcelona have another huge chance. Messi has the chance to go for his hat-trick but he lays it off for Suarez, who fluffs the shot and Espanyol survive another scare.
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53' Messi has the chance to complete his hat-trick but it is deflected wide!
Semedo broke forward before giving it to Deulofeu, who swings it in from the right, Messi controls it and goes for goal but it takes a deflection and Barca have a corner.
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51' Jordi Alba and Ter Stegen with a terrible mix-up, allowing Piatti to chip the ball over the goalkeeper, however, the Argentine's shot is off target and Barcelona are spared the blushes.
L. Suárez
assist: O. Dembélé
90'
Piqué
assist: I. Rakitić
87'
84'
P. Diop
André Gomes
Iniesta
77'
75'
Dídac Vilá
Sergi Darder
74'
Aarón Martín
Paulinho
Sergio Busquets
73'
71'
Sergi Darder
68'
Marc Navarro
Víctor Sánchez
O. Dembélé
Deulofeu
68'
L. Messi
assist: Jordi Alba
67'
60'
Víctor Sánchez
57'
Sergio García
P. Piatti
L. Messi
assist: Jordi Alba
35'
29'
David López
L. Messi
assist: I. Rakitić
26'
Sergio Busquets
21'
Tournament La Liga 2017-18 - Week 3
Stadium Camp Nou
Match time Sun, 10 Sep 2017, 12:15 AM
Espanyol (4-4-2)
Enrique Sánchez Flores (Manager)
1
M. ter Stegen
18
Jordi Alba
23
S. Umtiti
3
Piqué
2
Nélson Semedo
8
Iniesta
5
Sergio Busquets
4
I. Rakitić
16
Deulofeu
9
L. Suárez
10
L. Messi
1
Pau López
3
Aarón Martín
22
Mario Hermoso
15
David López
4
Víctor Sánchez
25
Sergi Darder
18
Javi Fuego
20
P. Diop
19
P. Piatti
7
Gerard Moreno
11
Léo Baptistão
Espanyol (4-4-2)
Enrique Sánchez Flores (Manager)
Barcelona Subs
17
Paco Alcácer
15
Paulinho
13
J. Cillessen
11
O. Dembélé
19
L. Digne
14
J. Mascherano
21
André Gomes
Espanyol Subs
9
Sergio García
5
Naldo
10
José Jurado
13
Diego López
2
Marc Navarro
21
Marc Roca
12
Dídac Vilá
77% POSSESSION 23%
20 SHOTS 9
9 SHOTS ON GOAL 1
11 FOULS 18
8 CORNERS 7
3 OFFSIDES 1
1 YELLOW CARDS 5
0 RED CARDS 0
1 SAVES 4
Pos Club P W D L GD Pts
1 Barcelona 33 25 8 0 64 83
2 Atlético Madrid 33 21 8 4 36 71
3 Real Madrid 33 20 8 5 44 68
4 Valencia 33 20 5 8 26 65
5 Real Betis 33 17 4 12 1 55
6 Villarreal 33 15 6 12 5 51
7 Sevilla 33 14 6 13 -11 48
8 Girona 33 13 8 12 -4 47
9 Getafe 33 12 9 12 7 45
10 Celta de Vigo 33 12 8 13 6 44
11 Real Sociedad 33 12 7 14 8 43
12 Eibar 33 12 7 14 -9 43
13 Athletic Club 33 9 13 11 -3 40
14 Leganés 33 11 6 16 -13 39
15 Deportivo Alavés 33 12 2 19 -17 38
16 Espanyol 33 8 12 13 -14 36
17 Levante UD 33 7 13 13 -19 34
18 Deportivo La Coruña 33 6 9 18 -33 27
19 Las Palmas 33 5 6 22 -43 21
20 Málaga 33 4 5 24 -31 17
Updated: Sep 10, 2017 02:10 AM | Published: Sep 10, 2017 00:16 AM