Barcelona captain Lionel Messi scored a special record on the night of his team’s trap in a positive 2-2 draw against Atletico Madrid on Tuesday in the 33rd round of the Spanish Football League.
Messi scored the second goal for Barcelona from a penalty kick in the 50th minute, after he decided to hit it on the famous “Panenka” method, to deceive the goalkeeper, Jan Oblak, who was content to watch her enter his lair, to be the 700th goal in Messi’s professional career.
The balance of Messi’s goals in Barcelona jersey increased to 630 goals, in addition to 70 goals he scored in the Argentine jersey.
Barcelona moved away from a new step towards the third league title in a row, and leaders Real Madrid can increase the difference to 4 points during the Getafe meeting tomorrow, Thursday.
According to the “Opta” network of statistics, Barcelona has drawn 3 times in the last 4 games, the number of its draws in 26 games preceding the four games.