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Messi has 700 goals - but Barcelona have even more problems


The Argentine reached another historic landmark on Wednesday but a 2-2 draw with Atletico Madrid all but ended his side's Liga title hopes

After celebrating his 700th career goal with his Barcelona team-mates, Lionel Messi turned back towards the cameras to the left of the Atletico Madrid goal, clicked his fingers and treated those watching at home to a cheeky little wink.

It should have been the defining image of the night. But it wasn't. Not even close.

Barcelona may be reliant upon Messi's genius but that is not what they're about anymore. Barca are about ...


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