Barcelona star Lionel Messi has had a week off of football action and has made frantic efforts to relax as he prepares to face Eiber and Chelsea on Saturday and Tuesday respectively.

Lionel Messi did an Instagram story where he posted different pictures with his dog. In one of the pictures with the canine dog also featured his first son Thiago.

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Messi is currently leading the 2017/2018 La Liga goal scoring chart with 20 goals and will look is in line to help Barcelona win another La Liga title.

However, it was quite refreshing to see the Argentine international spending his Valentine’s Day in a whole different way.

Barcelona will be hoping to get better results after they recorded a 0-0 draw against Getafe

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Barcelona remain the only unbeaten side in Europe’s top 5 leagues across all competitions.