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Lionel Messi Scores The Goal of the Decade

When Barcelona faced Liverpool in the Champions League several weeks ago, they should be glad that Lionel Messi wasn’t in the type of form that he’s now. That’s because he’s scored one of the goals of the decade thus far tonight against Getafe in the Copa del Rey.

Without the goal is reminscent of Maradona’s best goal ever that he scored against England in the 1986 World Cup. Messi even runs down the same side of the pitch to score the goal conjuring memories of Maradona’s golasso. Take a trip down memory lane to view Diego’s goal here:


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