Marcus Rashford struck the crossbar for the visitors in the second minute at the Nou Camp but Messi scored twice in the space of five minutes later in the first half to put Barca at ease.
We all know what happened next.
Messi almost completed his hat-trick with a bicycle kick as Barcelona completely dominated the second half, with their play leaving United chasing shadows.
"We said all along this was not going to change overnight", United's coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said.
He said: "We did well to get here and you could see the difference between the two teams". If we want to get back to Man Utd's true level, true traditions, we have to challenge Barcelona. "But the memory of what we did in Paris will live with the players because it's not long ago".
Honor 20 series set for London launch May 21
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Trump touts tax cuts with Tax Day trip
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It was also the first time they had lost 4 away games on the trot after doing so in October of 1999, where Ole Gunnar Solskjaer featured as a player.
They made an enterprising start as Marcus Rashford struck the top of the crossbar in the first few seconds but were thoroughly second best after five-time Ballon d'Or victor Messi opened the scoring after 16 minutes. Then Messi stepped into the space, beat Young to the lose ball, nutmegged Fred, cut inside and powered home a ideal left-footed shot into the far bottom corner, where De Gea could only collect it from.
"United are unsafe and the result from the first leg is risky", he added.
"Of course it's a fantastic memory for me", said Solskjaer. "It could have been different if we had started better and we got the first goal, but now we have to concentrate on next week".
"The attitude was right, we were fighting against a good team and good players out there".
4 - Of the 70 previous occasions a side has won a Champions League knockout tie first leg away from home, just four have been eliminated (six per cent).
I just felt it and I dialed the number, and [a woman from the adoption agency] answered the phone and she said, 'She's here'". The 54-year-old co-anchor hinted at the news after sharing an Instagram photo Monday that was captioned, "Choose hope".
If you remember, OnePlus 6 was launched on May 16 last year globally, hence the date of May 14 is nearly one year later. The very same source shared the OnePlus 7 Pro real-life images last week, along with the phone's specifications.
The music streaming services segment is a competitive one, with key players such as Spotify and Apple Music dominating the space. Right out of the box users would be able to start playing music without making any payments or signing up for another service.
Toronto defeated the Bruins Monday night in a nail-biter at Scotiabank Arena 3-2 to take Game 3 and a one-game lead on the B's. That cannot happen, not only because it is a disgusting way to play the game, but also because the Maple Leafs need him.
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IN led by as many as 11 in the first half before Boston opened the third quarter with a 22-3 run to take a 60-48 lead. Cory Joseph is averaging 14 points and two rebounds while Bojan Bogdanovic is averaging 12 points and two rebounds.
Environmental protesters smashed the windows of oil company Shell's headquarters in London and several people have been arrested. We wish to make peace with ourselves by making peace with our neighbour Earth and with our God", he said. "We must act now".
The app was still available on Apple's app store until Tuesday, April 16 but has been removed from Google's Play Store in India . More than 30 million users installed the app in January 2019, 12 times more than in the same month previous year .
During a town hall Monday with Bernie Sanders , anchor Bret Baier asked the audience a question about insurance. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota released 12 years of tax returns through 2017 earlier this month.
To make sure people are aware of this, a tutorial will appear the first time you use the keyboard after you get the update. You might be able to drag these around the screen, stack them on top of each other or display them side by side.
In hours, €700m pledged for Notre-Dame
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Three dead after plane, helicopter collide near Mt Everest
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Take the R2D2: Donegal road named after 'Star Wars' robot
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MI tells students: worldwide visitor has measles
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Van Dyk finishes 5th at Boston Marathon
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Alexander Ovechkin knocks out Andrei Svechnikov
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Trump blasts Omar as 'anti-Semitic' and 'anti
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Avalanche stun Flames in Game 2 to even the series
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