‘Playing like this, we now have NO probability of successful the Champions League’: Lionel Messi FURIOUS after ‘erratic and vulnerable’ Barcelona droop to defeat at house to Osasuna… and relinquish their Los angelesLiga crown to Real Madrid
- Lionel Messi used to be raging after Barcelona’s surprise 2-1 loss at house to Osasuna
- Messi scored Barca’s purpose with a free-kick however reacted surprisingly after scoring
- Messi didn’t dangle again in his post-match interview, calling the Barca facet ‘vulnerable’
- The Barca skipper added that the sport ‘represented all of the 12 months’ for the membership
- Real Madrid received the Los angelesLiga identify on Thursday night time after beating Villarreal 2-1
Lionel Messi didn’t dangle again after seeing Barcelona relinquish the Los angelesLiga identify on Thursday night time, blasting his crew for being ‘erratic and vulnerable’ in a surprise defeat at house to Osasuna.
Messi, who appeared offended after scoring a super free-kick throughout the tournament, used to be raging afterwards and mentioned Barcelona’s efficiency stage will have to briefly trade path if they’re to have an opportunity of successful the Champions League.
Real Madrid clinched the identify via beating Villarreal 2-1 however would have lifted the trophy irrespective of that consequence, after Barca slumped to defeat towards an Osasuna facet that completed with 10 males – and Messi unleashed his anger in an extraordinary post-match interview.
Lionel Messi used to be livid after Barcelona misplaced 2-1 at house to Osasuna on Thursday night
The Barcelona captain didn’t dangle again in his post-match TV interview after the loss in Los angelesLiga
‘This recreation represents all of the 12 months. We were an erratic and vulnerable crew,’ Messi mentioned within the TV interview, simply after the overall whistle sounded at an empty Camp Nou.
‘Madrid did its phase via successful all its suits, which is spectacular, however we additionally helped them to win this league. We must be essential of the way we now have performed, beginning with the avid gamers, and the remainder of the membership.’
‘The feeling in this crew is that it tries, however that it can’t get the task executed.
‘Today within the first part they have been higher than we have been and it sort of feels we need to fall in the back of to react like we attempted to do in the second one part.’
Messi used to be exasperated after the sport, announcing Barcelona ‘check out… however can’t get the task executed’
Quique Setien’s facet led Los angelesLiga via two issues however blew their lead briefly after the restart
Barcelona led the league via two issues over Madrid when the league used to be stopped in mid-March for 3 months whilst Spain’s reined in its coronavirus outbreak, but Madrid returned to the contest motivated and in form, reeling off 10 immediately wins.
Barcelona have seemed flat, drew 3 suits to lose the lead and on Thursday hit a brand new low when the Catalans misplaced their first house tournament since November 2018.
Messi scored his league-leading 23rd purpose from a loose kick in the second one part to cancel out Jose Arnaiz’s opener.
Messi seemed offended after scoring his league-leading 23rd purpose of the season from a free-kick
Barcelona may now not clinch 3 issues regardless of Messi’s free-kick and an Osasuna crimson card
Roberto Torres scored the injury-time winner as Barca misplaced at house for the primary time since 2018
And Barcelona were given a person merit when the guests misplaced replace Enric Gallego to a immediately crimson card for bloodying the mouth of Clement Lenglet with an elbow to the face within the 77th.
But Osasuna’s Roberto Torres scored in stoppage time, with Barcelona pushing ahead looking for a overdue purpose.
‘I mentioned it a while in the past, that taking part in like this we had no probability of successful the Champions League, and it seems we did not also have sufficient to win los angeles Liga,’ Messi mentioned.
‘We want to take a breather, let some air in, and blank out minds of all that has took place since December.’
Messi seemed dejected after the sport, with opponents Real Madrid topped Los angelesLiga champions
Messi mentioned that ‘taking part in like this, we will be able to lose to Napoli’ of their Champions League R16 tournament
Barcelona will have to regroup for the second one leg of its Champions League round-of-16 tournament towards Napoli on August 8 – the primary leg completed 1-1 in Italy.
‘Playing like this we will be able to lose towards Napoli,’ Messi boldly mentioned.
‘We have to start out from 0 within the Champions League and blame ourselves for what went fallacious.’