1 Dec 12 | Camp Nou | Saturday
Lionel Messi is now just one goal short of equaling Gerd Muller’s record for most goals scored in a year. Muller holds the record of 85 goals, Messi now has 84.
Barcelona made a mess of Athletic Bilbao as they ran the game at their own will, Bilbao never threatened Barca. Pique, Adriano and Fabregas scored the other 3 goals whereas Ibai scored a consolation for Bilabao.
Barcelona – Gerard Pique goal vs Bilbao (23rd minute), Lionel Messi goals vs Athletic Bilbao (25th minute, 70th minute), Adriano goal vs Bilbao (45th minute), Cesc Fabregas goal vs Bilbao (57th minute)
Athletic Bilbao – Ibai goal vs Barcelona (66th minute)
Barcelona Starting Lineup – Valdes; Adriano, Mascherano, Pique, Alba; Xavi, Busquets, Iniesta; Pedro, Messi, Fabregas
Athletic Bilbao Starting Lineup – Iraizoz; Ramalho, Ekiza, Amorebieta, Aurtenetxe; Iturraspe, De Marcos, Herrera; Susaeta, Aduriz, Ibai
Watch the highlights below.