Spanish Primera Liga review
Messi magic, Villarreal revival halted
February 19, 2012
By ESPNsoccernet staff
• La Liga: Real rout Racing
Valencia took a surprise lead through Pablo Piatti in the ninth minute, but Barca's response was composed and clinical as they tore the visiting defence to shreds, producing chance after chance as Messi scored twice before half-time and then twice more in the final 15 minutes.