Master at Play: Lionel Messi in full flight against Celta Vigo at the Nou Camp on ThursdayMadrid: Lionel Messi put on a masterclass in front of new recruit Philippe Coutinho as Barcelona trounced Celta Vigo 5-0 to ease into the Copa del Rey quarter finals 6 -1 on aggregate. It didn’t take long for the Brazilian star to appreciate the playing riches on show on the pitch. Earlier Thursday, Espanyol overturned a 1-2 loss in the first leg to defeat Levante 2-0 with Leo Baptistao and Gerard Moreno on target either side of half-time. Wissam Ben Yedder, after 31 minutes, and Joaquin Correa in the 54th minute, were on target for Vincenzo Montella's team. Real Madrid will face Leganes, while Atletico Madrid are set to take on Sevilla.
Source: The Telegraph January 12, 2018 21:00 UTC