Lionel Messi reaches another scoring milestone but still barcelona got defeat

Lionel Messi reaches another scoring milestone but still barcelona got defeat

Lionel Messi reaches another scoring milestone but still barcelona got defeat


Messi scored his 6th goal in 5 matches, he put Barcelona ahead in their La Liga clash away at Levante and  reaching a new milestone in the process. But the hosts fought back in the 2nd half to stun the Catalan giants. Bidding for an 8th win in a row, captain Lionel Messi stepped up to give Barcelona the lead from the penalty spot in the 38th minute, after Semedo was fouled by Jorge.

Lionel Messi sent the spot kick high to the right of the net, with stats lovers noting that the strike was his 500th for Barca with his fabled left foot.

Lionel Messi has scored the vast majority of his goals 82.1% of his 609 goals for Barca with his left leg, continued his scoring streak since returning from the calf injury that ruled him out at the season starts.

Valverde’s men were looking to move 4 points clear at the top of the La Liga table, but were stunned when Levante fired in 3 goals in 8 2nd minutes as Jose equalized on the hour mark, followed by strikes from Borja and Nemanja.

Real Madrid can now overtake their bitter rivals at the top of La Liga if they beat Real Betis at the Bernabeu later. Levante moved up to 8th with their win over Barcelona. 

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