It was a Seven Star occassion for Barcelona!

Messi, Suarez
Messi, Suarez

Barcelona played host to Valencia today, during the first leg of the Copa del Rey. Barca started very well with Suarez scoring the opener and a brace followed shortly after for Suarez. Messi made it 3-0 just before the half hour mark. 

Messi, Suarez, Neymar
Messi, Suarez, Neymar. Photo Credit : Goal.com

Valencia had it worse off, when they had Shkodran Mustafi sent off just before the break, and resulting penalty was misses by Neymar. Messi picked up just where he left off, with a goal on the 59th minute mark, making it his 500th career goal.

Just as you thought things can’t get any worse, Messi made it 5-0 on the 74th minute. Subsequently, two lovely goals followed. Suarez made it 6-0 on the 83rd, completing both Messi and Suarez’s hat trick. Suarez made it 7-0 on the 88th minute mark, making it his fourth for the night and his 35th goal out of 33 games played.

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