Luis Suarez’s goal helped Barcelona beat Sevilla 2-0 in the first leg of the Supercup football final.

The Uruguayan striker broke the deadlock for Barcelona in the 55th minute and Munir El Haddadi sealed the victory when he ran on to a Lionel Messi through-ball and fired home in the 81st minute on Sunday, reports Xinhua.

"In the second half we played very well. It’s important to win away from home against an opponent as good as Sevilla," Suarez said after the game.

The second leg of the Supercup final will be played on Wednesday.