Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez faced off as Argentina beat Uruguay last night, and they engaged in some hilarious trash talk pre-match.
The Barcelona team-mates have enjoyed an incredible partnership since Suarez signed from the Catalan giants from Liverpool, but they were eager to rip each other to shreds.
With this being Messi’s first game back in the national team set-up since revoking his retirement decision, Suarez was keen to poke fun at the Barcelona great.
— Barcastuff (@barcastuff_real) 2 September 2016
Messi certainly had the last laugh, scoring the winner in a tight World Cup qualification encounter between the two countries.
The lethal pair reunite on the 10th of September for what could be quite a high scoring La Liga game at home to Alaves, before a start to Barca’s Champions League group stage with an exciting clash against Scottish champions Celtic.
Las Palmas’s stunning start to the Spanish season sees them ahead of Barcelona on goal difference after two games of the campaign.
However, considering Luis Enrique’s potent options in Neymar, Messi and Suarez, catching the early season pace setters.
Atletico Madrid’s stuttering start sees them four points behind the lead, but Real Madrid’s late victory over Celta
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