In the 58th minute of this evening’s Copa del Rey clash between Barcelona and Leganes, the Blaugrana took a 3-0 lead thanks to some fine work from Lionel Messi and Frenkie de Jong.
Midfield maestro De Jong showcased his stunning vision by playing an inch-perfect through ball into Messi’s path.
The Argentine superstar skipped into the box before beating a couple of defenders and firing a shot on goal, the 32-year-old’s effort was deflected into the back of the net.
Take a look at the six-time Ballon d’Or winner’s effort here:
It wasn't pretty, but Lionel Messi found a way.
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