Celtic 0-2 Barcelona when Messi continue his scoring run with a brace against Celtic and Lionel Messi penalty. Barcelona against Celtic Park on Wednesday night in a bid to not only book their place in knockout stages but also finish as group winners. Celtic started much better than the game at Camp Nou and actually had several chances to score but it was their nemesis Lionel Messi who scored in 24th minute to put Barcelona in lead.
After that Barcelona played with a more precision and calmness and controlled the game pretty much throughout the game. Celtic were eliminated from European competition as Barcelona won to secure top spot in Champions League Group C. Lionel Messi struck the opener from Neymar’s sumptuous pass, and only a stunning Craig Gordon save prevented Luis Suarez from heading home a second. Moussa Dembele spurned Celtic’s best chance before Messi scored a penalty.
Celtic 0 – 2 Barcelona UEFA Champions League Match Highlights
- 24′ 0 – 1 Lionel Messi scored his 8th goal in Champions League this season when a poked home with a nice near post finish in otherwise a very competitive game.
- 56′ 0 – 2 Lionel Messi scored his second of the night and 9th in this year’s champions League which takes him step closer to Ronaldo’s champions league record.
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