The Gamechangers: Lionel Messi's UEFA Champions League campaign so far

In this series of gamechangers from the Champions League contenders, we take a look at the Argentine genius...

As expected, Barcelona have been enjoying a good season so far. They are top of LaLiga and have reached the knockout stages of the UEFA Champions League

They topped a group that contained the likes of Inter Milan, Tottenham Hotspur and PSV Eindhoven. They are now set to take on Olympique Lyon in the Round of 16. 

One man who will be on the spotlight for this game will be the Barcelona ace - Lionel Messi. The Argentine genius has been splendid for the Blaugrana, coming up with inspirational performances to fire the team to victories. 

He has made only four appearances in the Champions League but has scored six goals including a hat-trick against PSV Eindhoven. He also has an assist to his name. 

Messi delivered one of his best performances ever in Wembley in the group stages against Tottenham and expect him to rise to the occasion in the knockout stages as well. 

Watch all his best plays in Europe so far here.