La Coruna – Messi scores his 30th hat-trick as Barcelona win over Deportivo La Coruna. A 4-0 win over Deportivo made Barcelona clung the top standings for a while.
|Messi together Neymar and Suarez celebrate his
hat-trick in Estadio Municipal de Riazor|
In the match held at Estadio Municipal de Riazor (18/1), Messi only took to open the scoring. He added the second one in 33rd minutes. A 2-0 advantage over Deportivo survived until half-time.
The four-times Ballon d’Or winner scored his hat-trick after the game run 62 minutes. The last goal was created by Sidnei whom made own goal.
In that match, Messi be man of the match. With the addition of 3 points, Blaugrana only left 1 point behind Real Madrid, which still keeps one match delay.
Watch the video highlights Deportivo vs Barcelona below.
Deportivo La Coruna: Fabricio (GK), Juanfran, Sidnei, Lopo, Luisinho, Dominguez, Cuenca, Bergantino, Cavaleiro (Subs: Rodriguez 45’), Medunjanin (Subs: Lucas 79’), Riera (Subs: Toche 63’)
Barcelona: Bravo (GK), Alves, Mascherano, Pique, Alba, Bosquets (Subs: Bartra 66’), Rakitic, Iniesta (Subs: Rafinha 66’), Neymar (Subs: Pedro 70’), Suarez, Messi.