In the champion league of 2013/2014 , The Spanish giants Barcelona clashed with the mighty Dutch giants Ajax. It was supposed to be a very exciting match , as both play a holding and crisp passing game. But it turned out to be a walk in the park for Barcelona. As the game ended 4-0 in favour of Barcelona.
Lionel Messi proved beyond doubt that what Cristiano Ronaldo can do he can do just as well., Ronaldo had scored a hat trick, but Lionel Messi scored a hat trick as well and Gerard Pique headed in the fourth goal from a beautiful kick by Neymar .
Ajax did have a chance to get a consolation goal very late on , when they were awarded a penalty, but the penalty was saved by Victor Valdes , which was adding salt to their injury..
The win for Barcelona was more important as it was played a day after the father of the manager Gerard Marino died