By Ollie Irish
Forget the ‘Who’s the best player in the world?’ pissing contest and simply enjoy the genius that is Little Leo Messi. Here he is taking apart Real Zaragoza at the weekend:
Just wow, especially the second goal.
I have no idea how Leo manages to combine such speed of thought and foot. It’s all very well to run fast, but to run that fast with the ball at your feet – but also to make the right decisions about what to do with the ball – is mindblowing.
Messi’s run to win Barca’s penalty – converted by Zlatan Ibrahmiovic for their fourth and final goal – was arguably even better than any of his goals: