We've been pursuing it since the beginning, we have been in the lead, we've finished well, with a big margin. "Leo spoke with Andres, someone with who he has an extraordinarily good relationship and who understood perfectly when he explained it to him".
La Liga's top scorer praised his side for remaining unbeaten in the league although he lamented the one black mark of their campaign, their shock elimination from the Champions League after losing a quarter-final second leg 3-0 to AS Roma.
"We know how hard it is to win this league", Messi said.
Lionel Messi bagged a hat-trick - as he would do almost eight months later against Deportivo de La Coruna to seal the title - and it was clear Barca meant business.
Barca went into the match knowing a point would be enough to see them regain the trophy with four matches still to play.
The 33-year-old revealed on Friday that he will leave Barcelona at the end of the season, bringing the curtain down on a phenomenally successful career at the club he has served since he was 12.
Girona, also in the fight for a spot in Europe's second-tier club competition, stayed ninth.
Lionel Messi is responsible for slew of superb statistics and he added a few more to his collection last night - one being that he has now been involved in 36% of Barcelona's La Liga title wins. That's why we have to value it and celebrate it properly with all our people. Great season and next year to try to improve what has not been done well.
"It's my first league title with Barcelona".
In 2008, the Blaugrana performed the guard of honor at the Bernabeu after Real clinched the league title by then.
A superb move which saw Ousmane Dembele find Coutinho, allowed the Brazilian to send a delicious effort into the top left hand corner of the goal and notch his third league goal of the season.
There were contrasting emotions at the end of the match, with Barca's on-pitch celebrations a touch muted perhaps in respect for their opponents, for whom the defeat confirmed relegation.
The nonviolent protests demanding the right for Palestinian refugees to return to their land began on March 30. A majority stay in or near five tent camps, each set up several hundred meters (yards) from the border fence.
Syria has been gripped by civil war since March 2011 with various terrorist groups now controlling parts of it. The Israeli government does not generally take credit for airstrikes, and Israel and Iran are sworn enemies.
The search for John Williams , suspected of shooting and killing Somerset County Sheriff's Corporal Eugene Cole , has ended. Williams was arraigned on March 22, posting $5,000 bail-reduced from the state's originally asked-for $10,000-on March 31.
Ministers from Mexico, Canada and United States also met in the USA capital as they rushed to seal a quick deal on updating NAFTA. Two San Diego attorneys we consulted say the asylum process is lengthy and far more involved than some might think.
Putin of Russian Federation . "Many things included here are from my documents, my personal documents", Veselnitskaya said. In a July 2017 interview with The Wall Street Journal , Veselnitskaya said she "personally" knows the prosecutor general.
The only trophy that escaped Iniesta's grasp was the Ballon d'Or award, given to the best player in the world each season. His was also the goal that made Spain the champion of the planet for the first and only time.
Still, more analyst forecasts are beginning to predict a decline in iPhone unit sales in Apple's fiscal year ending in September. Originally launched in March 2016, Apple has been making its popular iPhone SE in India since past year , to cut on tariff .
If their response following their first loss of the series is any indication, they should come out firing on all cylinders. For Pittsburgh , Matt Murray was excellent in three of the four wins but not-so-good in game six and game two.
Coach Pete Carroll finally found his man in the fourth round of the 2018 NFL Draft in former Washington Huskie, Will Dissly . Keith Kirkwood signed with the New Orleans Saints, while Adonis Jennings signed with the Cincinnati Bengals.
But those preparing to oppose Trump's July visit to London warned the president he faces protests against his presidency. Doland Trump is likely to meet the Queen when he visits the United Kingdom for a "working visit" this July.
Over the weekend, demonstrators pushed for the Philadelphia Starbucks' employee to be fired for calling the police. Starbucks regional vice president Camille Hymes attempted to talk to the protesters, but was shouted down.
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Buffalo secures top pick in draft
Dahlin, who plays in the Swedish Elite League, was named best defenseman at the 2018 IIHF World Junior Championship. Hurricanes president Don Waddell already anticipates Buffalo selecting Dahlin. "We've got our meetings coming up".
North Korea must get rid of its nukes
The US Treasury and South Korean Ministry of Strategy and Finance are finalising the currency terms, they said. North Korea state media rarely carries any negative news about the tightly controlled state or its leadership.
IOS 11.3.1 rolls out with iPhone display fix
To be more specific, the update disabled touch functionality on iPhone 8s that were fixed using third-party displays. Coming to the Security Update 2018-001 does its part to fix the vulnerability in macOS High Sierra 10.13.4.