Barcelona continued their race to the top of the table by dismantling Villareal, a serious contender in theis years La Liga.
They were led by David Villa, who looked sharp and was on the prowl from the word go. He eventually found the back of the net in the 21st minute.
Villareal responded and caught Abidal napping as Nilmer slipped past the Barca defense to equalize, minutes later.
Barca returned in the second half determined to seal the deal. Barca looked clinical, especially in the midfield and Messi put in two goals to win the game.
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