Messi makes history in Barcelona’s 4-2 win over Sevilla

Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi, on Saturday made history in his side’s 4-2 win over Sevilla in the La Liga encounter at the Estadio Ramon Stadium.

Three goals from Lionel Messi and a goal from Luis Suarez gave Barcelona all three points against Sevilla.

However, a goal from Jesus Navas and Gabriel Mercado was not enough to give the hosts a point against the Catalan club.

According to Barcablaugranes, Messi’s hat-trick against Sevilla means the Argentine captain has now scored 50 hat-tricks in his career for club (44) and country (6).

The result has seen Barcelona move 10 points clear ahead of second-placed, Atletico Madrid at the top of the La Liga table.

Read Also:  Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo included in Champions League squad of the season

Messi will hope to lead Barcelona to victory when they tackle Real Madrid in the second-leg of their Copa del Rey semi-final clash on Wednesday.


Check Also

Spanish Super Cup: Valverde speaks on getting sacked after 3-2 defeat to Atletico

Barcelona manager, Ernesto Valverde, has insisted he is not feeling the pressure of mounting speculation …