Lionel Messi Makes History As Barcelona Tonk Leverkusen 7-1 (Video)

Alan Duffy

7th, March 2012


By Alan Duffy

On their way (most likely) to yet another Champions League trophy, the might Barca hammered Bayer Leverkusen 7-1 at the Nou Camp on Wednesday night (10-2 on aggregate) with a certain Lionel Messi once again the star of the show.

The pint-sized Argentine became the first player ever to score five in a Champions League game as he took his total for the season (for both club and country) to 53 goals in 49 appearances. But could he do it on a rainy Tuesday night in Stoke?