Barcelona scored 66 seconds into their arrival to activity as Lionel Messi finished an agreeable 4-0 win at Mallorca in La Liga.
Messi scores as Barcelona return with win
Arturo Vidal headed the opener and previous Middlesbrough striker Martin Braithwaite included his first for the club before the break.
Luis Suarez fell off the seat to show up since early January and Jordi Alba made it 3-0.
Lionel Messi scored his twentieth association objective of the period late on.
Barca are currently five focuses clear at the highest point of the table, and keeping in mind that Real will intend to trim the hole when they face Eibar on Sunday, this exhibition outlined the size of their undertaking to pursue down the pioneers.
The group's coronavirus suspension had given Suarez, 33, opportunity to recoup after the Uruguayan striker experienced medical procedure on his correct knee in January.
The previous Liverpool man looked sharp enough and went close on a few events, nearly scoring the game's fifth objective in included time.
Be that as it may, after Vidal's amazing early header, it was Suarez's stun substitute who grabbed the attention.
La Liga allowed Barcelona to make a marking outside the exchange window in February after Ousmane Dembele was precluded with a physical issue - and they rather shockingly moved for Braithwaite, marking him from Leganes.
His first La Liga objective was superb, pounding in from Messi's header, and he was just denied a second by a fine spare from Manolo Reina.
Mallorca had a lot of ownership without causing a lot of dramatization, something a contribute intruder a Messi Argentina shirt gave, some way or another creation his way on to the field notwithstanding the game being played with no fans in the arena.
No mischief was done, and Messi then liberated Alba with an ideal pass and the left-back opened home. The recently smooth Messi has been legitimately engaged with 15 of Barcelona's 18 La Liga objectives under Quique Setien (seven objectives, eight helps).
Also, directly toward the end Messi arrived at the achievement of 20 La Liga objectives for a twelfth straight season, gathering a go from Suarez, slashing inside and twisting in by means of a slight avoidance.