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Supercup Final: Lionel Messi Sees Red, Athletic Bilbao Stun Barcelona

Lionel Messi lost his cool after another Barcelona collapse, hitting an opponent away from the ball and being sent off for the first time while playing with the Catalan club in the team's 3-2 loss to Athletic Bilbao

January 18, 2021

Athletic Bilbao players celebrate after winning the Spanish Supercopa final soccer match against FC Barcelona at La Cartuja stadium in Seville, Spain.

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Athletic Bilbao players celebrate after winning the Spanish Supercopa final soccer match against FC Barcelona at La Cartuja stadium in Seville, Spain.

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Athletic Bilbao players celebrate after winning the Spanish Supercopa final soccer match against FC Barcelona at La Cartuja stadium in Seville, Spain.

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Barcelona's Lionel Messi walks out of the pitch after being shown a red card during the Spanish Supercopa final soccer match against FC Barcelona at La Cartuja stadium in Seville, Spain.

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Barcelona's Lionel Messi, center, runs past Athletic Bilbao's Ander Capa, right, and Athletic Bilbao's Yeray Alvarez during the Spanish Supercopa final soccer match between FC Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao at La Cartuja stadium in Seville, Spain.

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Athletic Bilbao's Raul Garcia scores a goal that was later disallowed by a VAR decision for offside during the Spanish Supercopa final soccer match between FC Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao at La Cartuja stadium in Seville, Spain

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Barcelona's Antoine Griezmann celebrates after scoring his second goal during the Spanish Supercopa final soccer match between FC Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao at La Cartuja stadium in Seville, Spain.

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Athletic Bilbao's Asier Villalibre scores his team second goal during the Spanish Supercopa final soccer match between FC Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao at La Cartuja stadium in Seville, Spain.

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Barcelona's Antoine Griezmann misses a shot during the Spanish Supercopa final soccer match between FC Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao at La Cartuja stadium in Seville, Spain.

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Athletic Bilbao celebrate after scoring during the Spanish Supercopa final soccer match between FC Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao at La Cartuja stadium in Seville, Spain.

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