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Barcelona wins La Liga to clinch 5th Spanish league title in 7 years
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Barcelona wins La Liga to clinch 5th Spanish league title in 7 years
Sunday May 17th, 2015

Barcelona's Lionel Messi scored in the 65th minute to lift his team over Atletico Madrid 1–0 on Sunday, giving Barcelona the 2014/2105 La Liga title, despite Real Madrid's 3-1 win over Espanyol. 

The goal was typical Messi, weaving through defenders before putting the ball in the back of the net with a precise finish. 

​With the win, Barcelona captured its fifth La Liga title in seven years, and 23rd all-time. The goal is Messi's 41st in La Liga, and 54th in all competitions. 

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