Barcelona progressed to the quarterfinals of the Champions League Wednesday with a 7-1 rout of Bayer Leverkusen. But that is not what captured the headlines.
Barca superstar Lionel Messi turned in a historic performance, scoring five of the seven goals!
Messi has been nothing short of sensational this season, scoring 48 goals in all competitions. But to put up those kind of numbers you need to have your fair share of multi-goal matches, something Messi has plenty of.
Seven games this season with three or more goals may not be a record breaking mark, but it is surely enough to warrant this list.
Here is a look back (with video) at all seven of his perfect performances.