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Barcelona sit at top of La Liga as they beat Real Mallorca 5-2 at Nou Camp in their 15th league match on Saturday.

Argentine star Lionel Messi was on fire with his impressive hat-trick over Real Mallorca.

This was Messi’s 35th La Liga hat-trick, breaking the record of former Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo.

In addition to Messi’s outstanding performance, Luis Suarez’s and Antoine Griezmann’s goals contributed to Barcelona’s victory.

Barcelona gained their fourth consecutive win as they are top of the table with 34 points.

Another title contender Real Madrid beat Espanyol 2-0 at home on Saturday, following

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