Barcelona and Argentine superstar Lionel Messi scoops the player of the week award.
Following His brilliant performance this week in Camp Nou, he was voted the player of the week ahead of Ajax’s Matthijs de Ligt, Tottenham’s Heung-Min Son and Liverpools Roberto Firmino who all made the UEFA Champions League Player of the week Nominees.
He added to Barcelonas goal advantage with two goals in the first half of the game with an outstanding performance and excellent finish.
Messi padded that lead in the 15th minute of the match with a stunner that he placed in the corner past Manchester United keeper David De Gea.
He scores another brilliant finish with His goal sliding past Dea Gea to give Barcelona a 2-0 lead.
Messi is now four goals away from reaching the 600 mark in Barcelona.
Barcelona will now face Liverpool in their semi final match.
Champions League Key Dates
First Leg: Tuesday 30th April 2019 Wednesday 1st May 2019
Second Leg: Tuesday 7th May 2019 Wednesday 8th May 2019
Saturday 1st June 2019