After Guardiola took charge as Barcelona’s coach in 2008, the team has developed an extremely attractive style of play with a combination of possession and one touch football, commonly known as tiki-taka. Busquets, Andres Iniesta, Xavi Hernandez and Messi were the tiki-taka masters. Busquets controlling the game defensively, Xavi and Iniesta creating chances and Messi, along with other forwards, finishing the chances. This coach, these players, and this style of play has destroyed number of teams, not only winning against them, but humiliating them with large score lines. The team dominated the season 2010/11 with establishing tiki-taka completely. Following are the Lionel Messi top 10 tiki taka goals ever, majority of them belonging to the years, 2010-12.
Messi came to Barcelona’s rescue with the first goal against AS Roma in the 5th minute of the game. Barcelona were 2 goal down in the first leg and Messi destroyed AS Roma in the second leg.
In group stage of UCL 2015/16 season, Messi Suarez and Neymar did this to Roma. Just look at the build up and run of the goal. Simply unbelievable.
This legendary goal and this magical understanding between Messi and Dani destroys Sociedad’s defense. Whole ground stands and applauds the 2.
Messi, Iniesta and Neymar did this beautiful tiki taka to equalize against PSG who were leading at the moment.
2 touches from Pedro and 2 touches from Messi are enough to humiliate Villareal’s defense. A chip at the end of it to finish the move.
Messi on the control of the ball, does a one-two with Xavi, then with Pedro beating the offside trap and then goal.
Barcelona destroyed Victoria Plzen in 2011 by 5-1 goal margin. Messi scored the beautiful tiki taka goal which was the 4 goal for Barcelona.
Beautiful foot work between Messi, Iniesta and Alexis, Sanchez leads to the final goal of the game in which Barcelona defeated Betis 4-2. Assist goes to Alexis Sanchez.
Messi increased Argentina’s lead against Bosnia in 2014 with this beautiful goal. He did a beautiful tiki-taka with Gonzalo Higuain and then scores from the edge of the box.
Messi scored 5th goal of the game for FCB in a 5-1 win over Espanyol during a game in 2014 with a beautiful one two with Pedro supporting him on the right wing.
10. FCB vs AC Milan (2012/13)
9. FCB vs As Roma (2015/16)
8. FCB Real Sociedad (2010/11)
7. FCB vs PSG (2014/15)
6. FCB vs Villarreal (2010/11)
5. FCB vs Panathinaikos (2010/11)
4. FCB vs Victoria Plzen (2011/12)
3. FCB vs Real Betis (2012/13)
2. Argentina vs Bosnia (2014)
1. FCB vs Espanyol (2014/15)