Barcelona are one win away from retaining their La Liga title after a 5-0 rout of Espanyol.
With Barcelona being tied with points with Atletico Madrid this was a must win game and Messi started things off by scoring a brilliant free kick
Luis Suarez then scored two and Rafina and Neymar the rest.
Barca are one now point ahead of Real Madrid, who beat Valencia 3-2, while Atletico Madrid slipped up by losing 2-1 at relegated Levante.
So they are out of contention and the La Liga is down to a two horse race which Barcelona will win if they win their final game against Granada next saturday.
Highlights of Real Madrid’s game against Valencia which they won 3-2.Ronaldo scored two goals to take his season tally to 33 goals.Real play their final game against Deportivo de La Coruna – the result of which will be immaterial should Barcelona win their game.
Highlights of Real’s nervy 3 -2 win over Valencia.