Lionel Messi scored a luxurious hat-trick — his first of the season — as reigning La Liga champions Barcelona thrashed Celta Vigo Four-1 at Camp Nou on Saturday. With this hat-trick, Lionel Messi additionally equalled his eternal-rival Cristiano Ronaldo’s report of most variety of hat-tricks within the Spanish top-flight. Messi and Ronaldo each have 34 La Liga hat-tricks to their names. Whereas the followers of Lionel Messi have been busy in cherishing his astonishing objectives, La Liga summed up his efficiency utilizing Bollywood’s some of the iconic dialogues from movie Kalia, that includes Amitabh Bachchan. “Hum Jaha Pe Khade Hote Hai, Line Wahi Se Shuru Hoti Hain,” La Liga wrote on the image of Messi celebrating his hat-trick.
Barcelona captain broke the impasse when he transformed a penalty within the 23rd minute, placing the house aspect in entrance. Nevertheless, Messi conceded a free-kick outdoors his field simply minutes earlier than the half-time whistle and Lucas Olaza’s excellent free-kick introduced the guests again within the sport within the 42nd minute.
Simply moments earlier than the half-time whistle, Messi restored his aspect’s lead when he scored off a free-kick within the added-time.
Beginning the second-half from the place he left, Messi accomplished his report hat-trick for Barcelona with one other scintillating free-kick.
From there on, Celta Vigo tried to catch-up with the superior Barcelona aspect however by no means managed to get previous their defence.
Sergio Busquets scored the final aim of the match within the 85th minute to safe a Four-1 win for the Spanish champions.
With this win, Barcelona head into the worldwide break because the league leaders as they’ve 25 factors from 12 video games and a optimistic aim distinction of 18.
Beneath them are Actual Madrid with the identical variety of factors however are positioned second as a result of inferior aim distinction.