Messi hat-trick, Barcelona 5-0 Levante creamed
Barcelona – Lionel Messi became the main actor Barcelona 5-0 victory over Levante. Argentine international striker scored three goals, while two other goals shared between Neymar and Luis Suarez.
Barca as always play a dominant when host Levante at Camp Nou on Sunday (15/02/2015) night. Overall, they recorded 76% versus 24% ball possession belonged to her guests.
There were 18 shots were fired Blaugrana with 10 led to the goal. While Levante only have five attempts with one that is right on target.
Neymar opened the scoring in the 17th minute, then Messi scored three consecutive goals each in the 38th minute, 59, and 65. Suarez scored the night’s party complete with spectacular passing overhead kick goal in the 73rd minute.
With this victory, Barca keep a distance with Real Madrid at the top of the Spanish league standings remain one point. Messi and his friends scored 56 out of 23 weeks. Levante’re still on the stairs 19th with 19 points.
Barca direct hit in the first two minutes. Pedro kick directly test the alertness of Levante goalkeeper, Diego Marino. The ball was arrested.
Barca turned depressed three minutes later. David Barral kick from outside the penalty box to soar. Not long ago, Sergio Busquets did attempt a reply. But detained goalkeeper.
Kick Lionel Messi at minute 7 has not led to a field goal, just over the bar. While experiments Ivan Rakitic in the 11th minute off to the left.
Six minutes later, Barca took the lead. Messi cross off the hull of the right to Neymar who escaped the offside trap on the left side. Neymar greeted with a volley ball which is not hard, but it bounced past the keeper and into the smoothly into the net.
Levante had two attempts in the 25th minute. But kicking Kalu Uche and Barral equally blocked by the host defense.
In the 32nd minute, Barca get a free kick not far from the penalty box. Messi ran as an executor and directing the ball into the top right corner, but misses.
Two minutes later, Messi again threatened. This time his shot welcomes feedback Ivan Rakitic detained by Marino.
Messi in the process succeeds Levante goalkeeper. In the 38th minute, capitalizing on a mistake Levante players, Marc Bartra stole the ball and handed to Messi which cut into the penalty box. With his right leg, Messi conquered Marino.
A number of opportunities available Barca in the last five minutes of the first half. The efforts of Pedro Rodriguez was arrested goalkeeper, while two shots from Messi did not meet the target field. The first half ended without another goal.
Messi scored his second goal in this match and carry his team away in the 59th minute. Cross from Pedro dicocor easily by Messi in the middle of the penalty box.
Six minutes later, Messi returned to record the name on the scoreboard and grabbed a hat-trick. The referee awarded a penalty after Neymar violated Ivan Ramis in the box. Messi successfully conquered Marino.
In the 70th minute, a trial of Xavi Hernandez just slightly above the crossbar.
Three minutes later, scored again created. Luis Suarez who came on for Neymar, welcomes ball Adriano cross the overhead kick. The ball swiftly without being able arrested Marino.
Messi gives another threat in the 86th minute. But his shot was unable to stop the goalkeeper.
In the final minutes, Levante could pose a threat. Jason shot but not enough to conquer Claudio Bravo. The match ended with a landslide victory Barca.
Barcelona: Bravo; Montoya, Bartra, Mascherano, Adriano; Busquets, Xavi, Rakitic (Sergi 62 ‘); Pedro, Messi, Neymar (Suarez 67 ‘)
Levante: Marino; Lopez (Jason 71 ‘), Navarro, Ramis, Tono; Simao, Diop (Mari 78 ‘); Xumetra, Barral, Morales; Uche (Casadesus 62 ‘)