La Loga: Barcelona and Atletico Madrid knew victory could fire them towards the La Liga title but Saturday's 0-0 draw at Camp Nou handed Real Madrid the chance to go top.
La Liga: Lionel Messi scored twice in Barcelona's 3-2 win over Valencia.
Barcelona vs Getafe: Lionel Messi's two goals helped Barcelona to a 5-2 win over Getafe at Camp Nou.
Two goals from Lionel Messi helped Barcelona register an emphatic 4-0 win over Athletic Bilbao to win the Copa del Rey on Saturday.
Barcelona's demolition of a Real Sociedad side with hopes of qualifying for Europe spoke volumes about where the momentum lies in the Spanish title race.
Terming Lionel Messi the "best player in the history of football", Joan Laporta said he will "try to convince" the Argentine great to stay at the Catalan club.
Lionel Messi equalled Xavi Hernandez's record of 767 games for Barcelona against Huesca as the hosts ran out 4-1 winners.
Lionel Messi scored one stunning goal but then had a penalty saved as Barcelona failed in their attempt to produce a second Champions League comeback for the ages against Paris Saint-Germain on Wednesday
Barcelona were thrashed 4-1 in the first leg of the Champions League last 16 last month but Ronald Koeman believes his team can repeat the 'remontada' of 2017, when they overturned a 4-0 defeat by PSG with an astonishing 6-1 victory.
Barcelona will carry a 4-1 deficit into the second leg of their last 16 Champions League tie against PSG.
Joan Laporta was last president at Barcelona between 2003 and 2010, which included overseeing the hugely successful appointment of Pep Guardiola as coach and the iconic treble-winning team of 2008/9.
Lionel Messi set up both goals as Jordi Alba hammered home in the first half before 18-year-old Ilaix Moriba came off the bench to curl in an impressive shot late in the second.
La Liga: For an incoming regime in FC Barcelona, there would be no stronger vote of confidence than Lionel Messi's signature on a new deal.
Copa Del Rey Final: Barcelona will face either Athletic Bilbao or Levante, who are 1-1 in their semi-final, in the final on April 17 in Seville.
FC Barcelona's presidential candidate Joan Laporta has claimed that if anyone else other than him is elected as the club's new president, star player Lionel Messi "won't stay" at the club.
La Liga: Lionel Messi assisted and scored a goal for Barcelona in their win against Sevilla.
Barcelona failed to score the second despite a hatful of chances and Cadiz punished them with a late equaliser, Alex Fernandez converting from the spot after a wild swing from Clement Lenglet.
From nurturing the next generation of Barcelona talents to confronting one of Europe's richest, most ambitious clubs, the fork in the road for Lionel Messi's future is becoming clear.