Real Madrid won the title race in style with a game to spare following their consistent that saw them win 10 consecutive games a feat that powered them to their 34th La Liga title.
Lionel Messi and his fellow Barcelona teammates could not match the consistency of Real Madrid, a team they led with two points on the La Liga table before football was off the menu due to pandemic some months ago.
When asked about Real Madrid, the Argentine was accepting in defeat.
The Barcelona skipper said, “Madrid did their thing,” Messi recognised.
“After the break, they haven’t lost a match.
“We lost a lot of points that we shouldn’t have given up and we have to be self-critical, starting with the players, but also everyone.
What is left for Barcelona to wrestle from the clutches of Real Madrid in the race to win the Pichichi, Messi is on 23 goals while Los Blancos striker Karim Benzema who scored a brace to put on touching distance with the Argentine forward on 21 goals.