Jordi Roura says there are no limits to what the "majestic" Lionel Messi can achieve after his first-half brace set Barcelona on the way to a thumping 4-0 win over AC Milan that secured the Catalans' safe passage to the last eight
Messi hit his 52nd and 53rd goals of the season inside the opening 40 minutes at the Nou Camp as Barca wasted no time in wiping out Milan's 2-0 lead from the first leg in Italy.
David Villa put Roura's men in front in the tie for the first time with a third goal after the break, but Barca remained only a goal away from elimination and needed Jordi Alba's late strike to finally set the seal on the victory.
Assistant coach Roura, again in charge of Barcelona with Tito Vilanova undergoing cancer treatment, revelled in a "special" occasion for the Nou Camp faithful, but was in no doubt about who deserved the lion's share of the credit.
"Leo gave us a majestic lesson in what it means to play football," Roura said.
"He's an extraordinary player and when he'...