Barcelona won the La Liga title by defeating Levante with a 1 – 0 goal. With the victory, the Catalan club has brought the 2018/19 season of La Liga title at the home. The only goal in the match was scored by Lionel Messi. And if we say that La Liga belongs to Barcelona! It would not be too wrong. Don’t understand? Let’s explain.
In the 21st century, no player has ever done that only but Lionel Messi. As the substitute player, the Argentine forward of Barcelona scored 24 goals so far. Even in the match against Levante, Barca coach grounded him by replacing Brazilian star Coutinho and the prince of football scored the only goal and led his team to the title. Including the league title, considering the last eleven seasons, Barcelona won La Liga title eight times so far. So, now, if we say that La Liga belongs to Barcelona, it would not be too wrong.
The field was known as well as the situation. The gallery was full of the supporters. It was their own fort. To celebrate the victory, it was a suitable environment. The supporters of Barcelona took the preparation for the celebration. Even some people brought cake and others to enjoy and celebrate the moment. The apprentices of Ernesto Valverde gave them the reason. The match was too easy but Barca made it difficult.
Finally, the supporters were not disappointed but celebrated. The defending champion of La Liga has kept the throne at the Camp Nou for another season. For so long, Barcelona did not get the Champions League title. But this time, they have got the chance. There is an important semi-final match of the Champions League ahead against Liverpool, so you can check what punters have predicted. So, Barca coach wanted to give rest to his best student.
Messi scoring Barça’s first goal in La Liga season AND the title winning goal happened only twice:
— Barca (@Barca19stats) April 28, 2019
Valverde did not ground Messi at the beginning but in the first half, Barcelona could not score any goal and so, Valverde kept his confidence in Messi. And Messi honored it successfully. Though, he took time but found the net at last. Their opponent kept their defense strong. Messi scored the goal in the 62nd minute.
Vidal made the short pass into the box and Messi escaped a defender and found the net successfully. Just a couple of minutes later, Suarez got the chance to increase the goal difference but he could not use it. On the other hand, after digesting the goal, Levante started to give the pressure to the Barcelona defense. Levante missed two chances gradually.