It seems that Lionel Messi has become Barcelona's key player again, as the Argentine star of Barcelona has been named as the best player of February in La Liga.
made five appearances in February, scoring seven goals and providing two assists with an outstanding performance during that time.
The Argentine star has strayed from his best form in recent months, largely due to controversy over his separation and leaked contracts, but last month he became the Blaugrana engine again.
Messi came on in the second half against Real Betis with his side 1-0 behind, but the Argentine star scored one goal, and Barcelona won the game 3-2 with a comeback. He then scored two goals and provided one assist in the match against Alavés. In the match against Cadiz, which ended 1-1, he scored the team's only goal from the penalty spot. The 33-year-old then scored two goals in a 3-0 win over Elche, and finally scored a goal and provided an assist in the game against Sevilla to help his team reach the Copa del Rey final.