Cesc registers a hat-trick & two assists as Barcelona crush Mallorca 5-0

Barcelona 5 – Mallorca 0 (La Liga, April 6, 2013) (Longer highlights.) Barcelona broke the deadlock through Cesc Fabregas in the 19th, and minutes later Alexis Sanchez doubled Barca’s lead from a deflected Cesc strike. Barca stepped up the gas in the 36th and 38th minutes as Cesc Fabregas and Alexis Sanchez both completed doubles to kill off Mallorca. The second half was less than 60 seconds old before Cesc Fabregas completed his hat-trick.

GIF: Cesc Fabregas opens for Barcelona v Mallorca.

GIF: Alexis Sanchez puts Barca 2-up v Mallorca.

GIF: Barca carve Mallorca open, Cesc Fabregas makes it 3-0.

GIF: Alexis Sanchez completes his brace, Cesc assist v Mallorca.

GIF: The 2nd half was less than 60 seconds old, Cesc Fabregas hat-trick goal.

Fantastic! Eric Abidal’s Barcelona return v Mallorca.

Picture: Eric Abidal has a little prayer on the touchline before his long awaited Barca return after a liver transplant.

The Tweets after Eric Abidal’s long awaited Barca return after a liver transplant.

Jordi Roura: Today is a special day.

Individual Highlights: Eric Abidal’s return v Mallorca.

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