- Lionel scored a penalty and two sublime free kicks tonight against Celta Vigo in the Spanish La Liga
- Barcelona defeated Celta Vigo 4-1
The three goals scored by the Argentine make it his 52nd career hat tricks.
In La Liga, Messi has drawn level with Cristiano Ronaldo on numbers of hat tricks which stand at 34.
Barcelona manager, Ernesto Valverde will be so pleased tonight as Messi has again saved him his job.