Highlights: A hat-trick from Messi and strikes from Alba and Tello each ensured Barcelona beated Deportivo in a game that saw a total of 9 goals being scored.
Barcelona netted 3 goals under 20 minutes with Alba, Tello and Messi all managing to find the net with simple tap ins. Pizzi gave his side a glimpse of hope as he found the scored the 1rst for Deportivo through a penalty kick.
Alex Bergantinos turned the game 3-2 at the 37th minute with a volley that got deflected somehow from the hands of Valdes and it just went inside his own net.
Goals continued arriving and once again it was with the diminutive Argentine Lionel Messi who scored his 2nd goal after receiving a deep pass from Fabregas and Messi tapped it into the further side of where Aranzubia was located. Piizzi responded with a stunning free kick that curled its way away from the hands of Victor Valdes.
Messi completed his hat trick with a solo run that came to an end with the ball rolling into the right hand corner of the post and finally the last goal of the match arrived through the legs of Alba who tried to squeeze 1 point out of this game but they couldn’t find that last goal needed to level the game as it finalized 4-5.