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Lionel Messi enjoys family time ahead of Spanish Super Cup tie against Real Madrid

Lionel Messi shared a poolside photo with his wife Antonella Roccuzzo on Instagram

Ayush Chatterjee 10 August 2017, 8:42 PM
Lionel Messi will look to inspire Barcelona to a victory yet again

Lionel Messi will look to inspire Barcelona to a victory yet again Image: AFP

The departure of Neymar may have rocked many a Barcelona fan and even some players but Lionel Messi is still unfazed by it all.

Ahead of Barcelona’s massive double-bill clash against Real Madrid in the Spanish Super Cup, Messi enjoyed some quality time with his wife Antonella Roccuzzo, poolside in Catalonia.



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Messi was instrumental when Barcelona last beat Real Madrid in the Spanish league. He even scored in their pre-season friendly win over the Spanish champions in America in what was Neymar’s final game for Barcelona.

Barcelona is reportedly in talks with Liverpool over the signing of Brazilian Philippe Coutinho to replace Neymar, who sealed a world record move to Paris Saint- Germain in the first week of August

There has also been chatter about a bid for Ousmane Dembele from Borussia Dortmund but the German outfit have insisted that he is not for sale.

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