Lionel Messi has dismissed the importance of his goal streak and lamented Barcelona dropping points against Celta Vigo on Saturday.The Argentine has scored in 19 successive La Liga matches and his strike in the 2-2 draw with the relegation candidates ensured he has scored against every opposition team - a feat Cristiano Ronaldo achieved last season, albeit not in a row.
Barcelona assistant coach Jordi Roura has heaped praise on superstar Lionel Messi for his exploits in front of goal.The prolific striker surged to yet another record by scoring during Saturday's 2-2 draw with Celta - his 42nd for Barca in all competitions this season.
Barcelona and Real Madrid were both held to draws in La Liga on Saturday, while Malaga reclaimed fourth spot provisionally.Lionel Messi's goal against Celta Vigo in their 2-2 draw means that the Barcelona star has now found the net against each opponent in the league this season.
streak with a narrow 1-0 victory at home to mid-table rivals Sevilla.
Cristian Tello insists Barcelona are focused solely on Celta Vigo and not their upcoming Champions League quarter-final with Paris Saint-Germain.The first leg of Barca's quarter-final tie against PSG takes place on Tuesday, but Tello has made it clear they are taking things one game at a time.