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DUTCH EREDIVISIE

2018/2019 Season

POS TEAM W D L PTS
1 PSV 5 0 0 15
2 Ajax 4 1 0 13
3 Feyenoord 3 1 1 10
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Lionel Messi helps Barcelona get UCL campaign off to flying start vs. PSV

ESPN FC's Paul Mariner gives his plaudits to PSV for their efforts, but says Lionel Messi's class shone through once again in Barcelona's UCL opener.

BARCELONA -- Three quick thoughts from Barcelona's 4-0 Champions League group-stage win over PSV Eindhoven at the Camp Nou on Tuesday.

1. Barcelona kick off Champions League campaign in fine form

A brilliant hat trick from Lionel Messi and a wonderful solo effort from Ousmane Dembele helped Barcelona's Champions League campaign get off to a winning start as individual quality helped them hammer PSV.

Messi opened the scoring with a devilishly good free kick before a fine individual effort...

Lionel Messi sets Champions League hat-trick record as Barcelona ease past PSV

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ESPN FC's Paul Mariner gives his plaudits to PSV for their efforts, but says Lionel Messi's class shone through once again in Barcelona's UCL opener.

Lionel Messi scored a record-setting hat trick as Barcelona opened their Champions League campaign in Group B with an impressive 4-0 win against PSV Eindhoven at the Camp Nou.

Ernesto Valverde's team predictably dominated the opening 30 minutes, but PSV looked dangerous on the counter-attack with Steven Bergwijn curling a shot just wide of Marc-Andre ter Stegen's goal and Hirving Lozano missing one from distance after a speedy run down the right flank.

However, the hosts would open the scoring just...

PSV coach Mark van Bommel says players can 'fight for Lionel Messi's shirt'

Mexican duo Hirving Lozano and Erick Gutierrez combined to score three of PSV's seven goals as the Eredivisie leaders dismantled ADO Den Haag, 7-0.

In football we have seen fights between opponents, between fans and even sometimes between disgruntled teammates. The full-time whistle of PSV's game at Camp Nou could result in a different kind of "fight" altogether. PSV coach and former Netherlands and Bayern Munich captain Mark van Bommel has given his players the green light to "fight for Messi's shirt" at full-time.

Briefly teammates with Messi at Barcelona between 2005-06, Van Bommel didn't hold back in Monday's news conference. "If tomorrow...