Saturday, March 31st, 2012
Barcelona 2 – Athletic Bilbao 0 (La Liga, March 31, 2012) (Longer highlights.) When the game got underway, Thiago Alacantara had a goal disallowed after some great tiki-taka. The opener came 5 minutes before the break as Messi slipped in Andres Iniesta who smashed the ball into the roof of the net. On 58, it was 2-0 as Lionel Messi converted from the penalty spot.
Post-match interview: Pep Guardiola.
Before kick off, the Nou Camp screens played a video homage montage to Lionel Messi for becoming Barcelona’s all-time top goal scorer.
Barcelona fans also produced a banner saying: “Leo, you’re unique, you’re great!”