Lionel Messi struck twice for Barcelona as they sealed progress…
Barcelona confirmed qualification out of the Champions League group stage, thanks to two goals from Lionel Messi against Ajax. His brace draws him level with Raul in the competition’s all-time scoring charts with 71.
Messi headed in Marc Bartra’s cross to put Barcelona in front:
Before he doubled that advantage against the Dutch side, now down to ten men, after good work from Pedro:
If, or rather when, Messi does surpass the record in the near future – can he be called the greatest ever?
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