Barcelona 4(Saurez 18' ,67' Alba 68' Messi 90') Vs Espanyol 1 (Lopez 79')
The Argentine can produce magic moments only usually seen on the popular gaming console, his Barcelona team-mate said Luis Suarez compared Lionel Messi's match-winning display against Espanyol to something more commonly seen on a video game.
Once again it is Messi's show in a match against Espanyol.He lost Ballon d'Or to Cristiano Ronaldo last week.but it didn't effect his performance.
In this game all four goals are fantastic.Some magic plays shown by Barcelona players.
Espanyol have not beaten Barcelona since 2009 besides they are unbeaten in nine games and conceded only one goal in last six games but this form was not good enough to stop Barcelona.
18' minute Luis Saurez scored a first goal for Barcelona , A Brilliant pass from Andres Iniesta to Saurez.A great first touch by Saurez on Iniesta's Long pass , Excellent control and a wonderful finish.Saurez put a ball into a left corner of net.
67' minute Messi passed a ball to Iniesta .Iniesta did a great work by passing three players and give a ball back to Messi.Now it's Messi work .He took a ball nutmeg one Espanyol defender just like Iniesta he crossed three Defenders and shoot a ball but Goalkeeper denied a shot of Messi but Saurez rebounds a ball and put a ball into a net with ease.
68' minute another Breathtaking run from Messi ,Worming his way through four defenders and having a ball off for Alba. Jordy Alba shot went into right side of net ,No way for Roberto to stop a ball.What a performance by Messi.
79' minute This time goal scored by Espanyol side.David Lopez scored a very good goal with his Left footed strike.This goal stunned a Campnou.Ter stegen has to watch a ball when it was going into a net.
90' minute This goal was another masterclass from Barcelona players.Messi pass a ball to Saurez and Saurez gave a ball back to Messi with a great chip pass.Messi put a ball into a net between legs of Roberto with just one touch.A great play by Saurez and Messi.
Now Barcelona are three points behind Real Madrid ,Real Madrid have a one game in hand.They won club world cup where Ronaldo scored a hat trick.Sevilla is in third points in La liga with 33 points while Atletico got a win but they are not favourite a title this season they are in fifth position.Barca have 34 points.
What a performance by Messi in this game , He played like PlayStation game where this kind of performance we show.