La Liga:

Captain Lionel Messi and his strike partner Antoine Griezmann scored a double each against Granada CF away from home on Saturday.

Iran PressEurope: FC Barcelona wins three games on the trot for the first time in the 2020-21 La Liga season. Manager Ronald Koeman must be a relieved man as his side moves into the third position in the standings, with 34 points from 18 games, only behind Atletico Madrid SAD and Real Madrid CF.

Messi is now the leading goal scorer in the latest edition of the Spanish top-division, with 11 goals from 17 appearances, while also providing four assists.

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