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Andre Villas-Boas uncertain whether Gareth Bale is close to signing new Tottenham deal

The Welshman has been linked with big money moves to Real Madrid and Manchester United

Atletico Madrid players congratulate Lionel Messi and Barcelona after the Catalans were proclaimed La Liga champions

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Real Madrid's draw with Espanyol ensured Barca were crowned champions

Messi celebrates scoring the second of his two goals

Messi takes centre-stage once more as super-sub for Barcelona

Lionel Messi took just three minutes after coming on as a substitute to make an impact for Barcelona, scoring a free kick before finishing from close range in the 4-2 La Liga victory over Real Betis at the Nou Camp.

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The once untouchable side were humiliated by Bayern Munich with a 7-0 aggregate Champions League semi-final defeat

The Bayern players celebrate making the final with commemorative t-shirts

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Lionel Messi was only named on the bench for Barcelona's Champions League semi-final second leg against Bayern Munich at the Nou Camp tonight, where the Catalan giants need to overturn a 4-0 deficit.

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How Lionel Messi 'just being on the pitch' can inspire Barcelona to Champions League glory

Spanish league leaders came from behind to draw 1-1 with PSG and advance to the Champions League semi-finals on away goals

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Andres Iniesta admission that Barcelona suffer from 'Messi-dependence' proved against PSG

World player of the year came off the bench to inspire comeback

Barcelona forward Lionel Messi scores against PSG in the Champions League

Lionel Messi adds to Barcelona injury crisis ahead of Champions League second leg against PSG

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