By OMA | 20-02-2018 | Sports |
Following the pairing of Barcelona and Chelsea in the last 16 of the Uefa Champions League, Fans of both club had all the way been relying on and counting stastistics to their favour.
One particula stat most and if not all Chelsea fan stood by was the fact that the dreaded attacking Barcelona Forward Lionel Messi had never scored a goal against chelsea amd most Chelsea fans were heading into the dicey tie hpoing Messi continues his drought of goals against the highly defensive Blues of England.
However on the night, that wasnt wasn't to be the case as it was a different ball game all together as Messi Netted past the Chelsea Goalkeeper.
Although Chelsea had taken the lead thruough a Willian Goal, the ever dreaded Messi and 5 times ballon'dor winner came out jubiliating on the night after breaking that record of never scoring past Chelsea.
1-1 the match ended with the away goal advantage belonging to Chelsea and his Catalonia club Barcelona.
Pundits believe Chelsea now face an uphill task In 3 weeks time going to the Camp Nou haven concieved at the Stamford bridge.
Lapuca Atomica like Messi is fundly called is believed would be instrumental in the return leg while Chelsea fans keep hopes alive.
Hail King Messi.