Barcelona forward Lionel Messi reached 20 La Liga goals for the season in Saturday’s 4-0 win over Mallorca to develop some more history.
Lionel Messi marked his return to action by setting another record with his goal in Saturday’s La Liga triumph over Mallorca
The Argentina international scored late on to seal a 4-0 triumph at Estadio de Boy Moix as Barca extended their lead on top to 5 points.
In discovering the net, the 32- year-old ended up being the only player to strike the 20-goal mark in 12 succeeding league projects, a run that began with his 23-goal haul in 2008-09
Messi likewise established goals for Martin Braithwaite and Jordi Alba after Arturo Vidal had actually offered the Catalan giants an early lead.
It was Barca’s first game back following a three-month hiatus owing to the coronavirus pandemic.