Catalan side run amok against inferior opposition.
Luis Enrique’s side saw off Elche with alarming ease.
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Barcelona took the lead on 35 minutes when centre-back Gerard Pique finished well at the far post.
Lionel Messi doubled the lead from the penalty spot.
20 minutes from time Messi laid on Neymar, the Brazilian confidently finishing to make it 3-0.
The same combination paid off three minutes later with Messi’s glorious pass fired home by Neymar for 4-0.
With time running out Messi made it 5-0 to the away side.
Neymar unselfishly laid on for Pedro to complete the rout.