Barcelona claimed three points against Levante following a brace from Ansu Fati in the first half though Levante pulled one back in the added time, but it was not enough to stop the Champions from having the whole points.

Ansu Fati scored the two goals thanks to Lionel Messi’s brilliant creativity that helped in releasing the  17-year-old attacker.

Ansu Fati scored in the 30th and 32 minutes of the clash with both assists from Messi.Levante made several attempts as Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen was called on to duty on seven occasions, though one of those attempts eventually went into the net.

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Although Messi and his teammates dictated the proceedings of the game from the start and the visitors were made to defend and chase the ball.

In stoppage time the visitors from down the coast would get their goal on a stinging, low-driven Rochina shot that took a slight deflection off Ruben Vezo to make it 2-1.

With the win Barcelona ensure they maintain the pace with league leaders Real Madrid.Barcelona will take a trip to San James to face Athletic Bilbao in the Copa del Rey on Thursday while the Valencia-based team will head to Madrid to face Leganes in the La Liga on Saturday.

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