Lionel Messi has been struggling for form over recent weeks since recovering from injury, but Barcelona fans have been given some entertainment to fill in the Messi magic shortfall.

Neymar was the big-money addition to the Camp Nou this summer and any worries some fans of the Catalan club had about him taking time to settle in have been eased.

Scoring the opener against Real Madrid in his first clasico was about as impressive a start Neymar could have made to his Barcelona career and the confidence from that nutmeg finish is obviously still in effect.

He embarrassed two more defenders in the win over Espanyol on Friday with a sensational double nutmeg, which also set up Alexis Sanchez for the winning goal - it was a sublime piece of skill and vision.

Watch Neymar's incredible double-nutmeg assist for Alexis Sanchez above...

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