Messi: Barca Were Worthy Winners
“Benfica had some chances, but we were worthy winners,” the Argentine said. “Now we’re going to continue working to qualify and to reach the next stage.”
Messi played down his own heroics despite brilliantly creating both goals.
“I was happy to be the source of both the goals but what interests me most is the victory and getting three more precious points,” he said.
He added: “We played a great game tonight in a stadium where it’s very difficult to play. Benfica are a very good team and made our job difficult. We still managed to impose our game, and created a lot of goalscoring opportunities.”
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