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Messi nets double, Neymar injured in Barca win

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Lionel Messi scored twice, including one brilliant individual effort, in his first start of the year as Barcelona beat Getafe 2-0 in the second-leg of their Copa del Rey last 16 tie to progress 6-0 on aggregate. 

Barcelona's Brazilian forward Neymar (C) is helped off the field during the Spanish Copa del Rey (King's Cup) round of 16 second-leg football match Getafe CF vs FC Barcelona at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez stadium in Getafe on January 16, 2014

However, it was far from a perfect evening for the Catalans as Neymar had to be carried from the field after suffering a nasty looking right ankle sprain midway through the first-half.

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