Saturday, April 7th, 2012
Real Zaragoza 1 – Barcelona 4 (La Liga, April 7, 2012) (Longer highlights.) Relegation threatened Real Zaragoza had a great chance to go 1-0 up but Aranda saw his penalty saved by Victor Valdes on 24. Six minutes later Aranda made up for his miss with the opener to send the home team wild. Carles Puyol equalised on 36 after a mistake from Roberto Jimenez and three minutes later it was 2-1 as Lionel Messi scored his 59th goal of the campaign. Despite dominating the second half, Pep Guardiola’s side did not make the breakthrough until 85 when Lionel Messi bagged number 60 of the campaign from the penalty spot. Pedro scored the fourth late on for Barcelona.
Individual highlights: Lionel Messi.