Messi’s double & Song’s first eases Barcelona to a Zaragoza win

Barcelona 3 – Zaragoza 1 (La Liga, November 17, 2012) (Longer highlights.) Barca unlocked Zaragoza in the 16th minute when Lionel Messi played a 1-2 with Alba and the Argentine slotted home a fine effort. The visitors pulled level in the 24th minute with a fine header from Paco Montanes, but parity was short-lived as Alex Song grabbed his first Barca goal from a Messi assist. Barca went 3-1 up on the hour when Lionel Messi curled in a sweet shot from the edge of the box.

GIF: Lionel Messi opener v Zaragoza

GIF: Alex Song nets his 1st Barca goal v Zaragoza

GIF: Lionel Messi curls in a beauty v Zaragoza

Carles Puyol return key for Tito Vilanova.