Wednesday, 16 May 2018

Balague's LaLiga wrap: Bizarre Barcelona miss out on history.

Levante’s players celebrates their victory against Barcelona during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Levante and Barcelona at the Ciutat de Valencia stadium in Valencia, Spain, Sunday, May 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Alberto Saiz)
Barcelona, just two games short of being crowned Spanish football’s ‘history boys’, will now forever be remembered as the ‘nearly men’ of the 2017-18 La Liga season – despite winning the league at a canter. 

But also as double champions, league and cup. What a bizarre season for Ernesto Valverde’s team. 

It would be said that it was not a great idea to give your star man the weekend off just two matches away from the club’s date with destiny, but the team scored four goals.



By Guillem Balague.
Full story at Yahoo News.