The Argentine star scored three goals with which the Catalan club won 3-2 at Valencia and, together with Real Madrid and Villareal, carries a perfect season with three wins in as many games and all three teams accumulate 9 points.
Messi of the Barça team moved the game forward in the 11th minute and and two more goals in the 29 and 41. Before the end of the first part Portugal’s Helder Postiga approached his team (45 and 45 +3), but was insufficient.
Burdened by physical problems in the beginning of course, thefour-time Golden Ball winner took advantage of the doubts and errors of the local team and with the solvency characterizes him added his first two goals and the third goal showed the potential of Barça attack after a play in the midfield that Fabregas carried out on the right flank and the Brazilian Neymar on the left flank.
In the match played last Sunday morning, Real Madrid, that has confirmed the signing of Gareth Bale, defeated Athletic Bilbao 3-1 with two goals from Isco and another of the Portuguese Cristiano Ronaldo and with these three wins, Carlo Ancelotti can claim to have started better than the League that the Portuguese Jose Mourinho, his predecessor on white bench, never had three straight wins at in the beginning.
Meanwhile Villarreal, continues its positive return to the First Division and defeated Osasuna 3-0 last Saturday.