GIF: Lionel Messi Completes First Barcelona Hat-Trick at Bernabeu in El Clasico

Mark PattersonUK Staff WriterMarch 23, 2014

Barcelona's Lionel Messi from Argentina, left, celebrates his goal  next  Real's Angel Di Maria, right, during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between Real Madrid and FC Barcelona at the Santiago Bernabeu  stadium in Madrid, Spain, Sunday, March 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
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Lionel Messi's second penalty of the half put Barcelona 4-3 up at the Bernabeu in the Clasico with just six minutes to play.

Furthermore, Messi because the first Barcelona player to bag a hat-trick away from home in the Clasico.

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Again, Messi might have been fortunate, as the challenge, a combination of Dani Carvajal and Xabi Alonso on Andres Iniesta, looked harmless.

But he made no mistake from the spot.