Sergio Busquets took the ball a few yards from midfield and laid a pass off to Messi with his right foot. Messi received the ball, with his back to a defender. He took a light touch and forced the over-aggressive opposition to go flying by. Messi's attempt for a pass got deflected, but found Busquets' boot again.
Busquets then fired the ball back to No. 10, who somehow managed to roll the ball over his foot toward goal. Messi dribbled into the box and faked out another defender with an inside move to duck in behind. He then squared up to the goal and chipped a beautiful shot over keeper Keylor Naves and into the back of the net for Barcelona's first score.
The score was Messi's first in four games this season for Barcelona and Argentina. He registered an assist in Barcelona's 2-1 win against Juventus on July 22 in another International Champions Cup match at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J.
Barcelona dominated possession through the first 10 minutes with an 85 percent to 15 percent edge. Messi's team also had a 3-0 edge on shots early on. But Real Madrid evened up the match 2-2 on a Marco Asensio goal at the 36-minute mark. The score stayed deadlocked through the halftime whistle. PLACE YOUR TEXT ADVERT BELOW:>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> How I Made Me =N=2.5 MILLION In 7 Days from 2 Common Product I Imported and how you can do the same. Click HERE FOR FREE Details right now Warning To Men: This 3 Foods Is Killing Your Erection. Click Here To Know Them Secret Fruits that increased my Manhood and makes me last 55 minutes+ all time - Click here to get it Warning: Got Arthritis? 3 Simple Ways To Get Cured And Be Permanently Free From Joint Pains. Click Here To See Them REVEALED!! Reduce Your Blood Sugar Level And Reverse Diabetics Within A Short Period Of Time. Click Here To See How MIDNIGHT,Pressed Mr Kilanko Suddenly Couldn't Urinate. Shrink your Enlarged Prostrate Here! Click Here Now