Lionel Messi is as old as the pivot of FC Barcelona strategies. The small Argentine shone against Levante with three goals and two assists in the tournament against the number eight of the competition went to Barcelona with a whopping 0-5 win. Impressive, and this keeps the Catalans at the head of La Liga.
Only after 35 minutes could the Blaugrana have a hole found in the defence of Levante. In reference to Messi beat Luis Suarez mercilessly: 0-1. Messi made shortly before the break themselves 0-2 and did still for the hour, two goals in the 0-3 and 0-4 were a fact. At the start of the slotkwartier came Levante also agree with z ” n tens to after red for Cabaco. Two minutes before the end put Piqué – after an assist from Messi – the final jam: it was 0-5. With his three goals has Messi the first player in the calendar year across all competitions around 50 times scores.
Thomas Vermaelen started in the foundation in Barcelona, but after 51 minutes, substituted for Arthur. Or the Red Devil as possible to suffer from an injury, is not yet clear.
Thanks to the victory keeps Barcelona its leading position in La Liga. The Catalans have three points ahead of both Seville as Atlético Madrid. Real Madrid is fourth with five points behind.
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