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Match Report With Messi's Goals against Alaves,Yesterday's match

Lionel Messi scored two times as Barcelona got their La Liga initial match off to a winning start with a deserved, victory over Alaves.

Messi shooted a fantastic free-kick under the post to open the scoring and made Barcelona's 6,000th La Liga goal.

Half-time substitute Philippe Coutinho made another goal, Messi controlled Luis Suarez's pass with his chest, beat two defenders and drive a low shot into the bottom corner of the net in injury time.

Messi controlled Luis Suarez's pass with his chest, beat two defenders and drive a low shot into the bottom corner of the net in injury time.

Barcelona made a fantastic play against Alaves, who offered little going forward and only had three shots, none of them hit the target, and they have  21% possession.

Messi was also hit Barcelona's 5,000th La Liga goal in 2010, and he has scored 6.4% of the club's top-flight goals ever.



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