Champions League Twitter reaction: Barcelona v Bayern Munich
What an incredible night of European football as Barcelona stormed to a stunning 3-0 victory over Bayern Munich!
Just as entertaining as the match itself was the reaction on Twitter from fans, pundits and professionals, as more Messi magic captivated the footballing world..
77 – Lionel Messi (77) is now one goal ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo (76) as Champions League top-scorer. Alien. #BarcaBayern
— OptaPaolo (@OptaPaolo) May 6, 2015
Cristiano Ronaldo became the all-time European goalscorer for one night, until Messi had his say against Munich..
Lionel Messi is the top scorer in CL history with 77 goals in 97 CL apps, this is one more goal than Cristiano Ronaldo.
— Sky Sports Statto (@SkySportsStatto) May 7, 2015
Former Barcelona star Patrick Kluivert was in awe at Messi’s brilliance..
He really is from a different Planet #Messi even if u are supporting another team u have to admit this .
— Patrick Kluivert (@PatrickKluivert) May 6, 2015
As was Kobe Bryant..
— Kobe Bryant (@kobebryant) May 6, 2015
A certain QPR striker was full of praise for indescribable Messi..
Surely there is another word other than professional footballer for messi because he is on a different planet to the rest of us!!!!!!!!
— Charlie Austin (@chazaustin9) May 6, 2015
It's such a joy to watch Messi. The greatest!
— Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) May 6, 2015
The internet reacted, as expected, to Boateng’s defensive embarrassment..
— Guardian sport (@guardian_sport) May 7, 2015
Boateng, a World Cup winning defender..
— Eurosport.com (@EurosportCom_EN) May 7, 2015
“Play it cool…”
— Bleacher Report UK (@br_uk) May 7, 2015
Hopefully the Germany international stayed offline this morning..
Jerome Boateng probably shouldn't use the internet for a while… pic.twitter.com/1b8sFjTfZV
— BreatheSport (@BreatheSport) May 7, 2015
With one fall, his achievements were forgotten..
— Robin Bairner (@RBairner) May 7, 2015
The onslaught continued well into the night..
Messi destroying Boateng pic.twitter.com/NISAD7wPtx
— Footy Jokes (@Footy_Jokes) May 7, 2015
Barca’s ferocious front three have become unstoppable..
— BBC Sport (@BBCSport) May 6, 2015
In case anyone had forgot, Neymar also got on the scoresheet..
— SkySportsCL (@SkySportsCL) May 6, 2015
Pep Guardiola was right..
— Champions League (@ChampionsLeague) May 5, 2015
The former Catalans coach has a mammoth task of overturning this disastrous first leg defeat at the Allianz Arena..
— James Dickenson (@jdickenson1990) May 7, 2015