The league title 2010/11 has produced some memorable moments. As it’s the 21st title the club has won, we have picked out 21 of the finest.
1) Saint Valdés
G1. Racing v FCB (0-3).
With Barça 2-0 up, Valdés saved a Tchité penalty to stop the
opposition getting back in the match
2) Sad debut for Mascherano
G2. FCB v Hercules (0-2).
Newly promoted Hercules shocked the Camp Nou by winning thanks
to goals from Valdez on Mascherano’s debut.
3) Messi injured
G3. Atletico Madrid v FCB (1-2).
A nasty tackle by Ujfalusi in injury time means Messi
would miss the next two games.
4) Villa against his old club
G4. FCB V Sporting (1-0).
One goal from the Asturian means Barça get an narrow win at the
5) Comeback against leader
G7. FCB V Valencia (2-1).
Goals from Iniesta and Puyol in the second half cancel out
Pablo’s effort to defeat the league leaders.
6) First full house
G9. FCB V Sevilla (5-0).
Two from Messi, two from Villa and one from Alves mean the fans
enjoyed the first of many five-goal sprees.
7) Record away win.
G12. Almeria v FCB (0-8).
The 8-0 win at Almeria, in which Fontàs made his debut, meant
Barça equalled their own record set when they won 8-0 in Las Palmas in the 1959/60 season.
8) Happy 111th birthday!
G13. FCB v Madrid (5-0).
Xavi, Pedro, Villa (2) and Jeffren scored in a famous drubbing of
the old enemy. The game played on a Monday night was the perfect celebration of the club’s
9) Lightning journey to win.
G14. Osasuna v FCB (0-3).
Due to the air traffic control strike, Barça improvised a
last-minute race to Pamplona by bus and train, and still came back with a win.
10) Ovation for Iniesta
G16. Espanyol v FCB (1-5).
The Cornellà-El Prat fans welcomed Iniesta to rapturous
applause after the player had dedicated his World Cup winning goal to the late Dani Jarque.
11) Xavi, eternal
G17. FCB v Levante (2-1).
Xavi Hernández made it to 549 appearances for Barça to equal the
all-time record set by Migueli.
12) Debut for Afellay
G18. Deportivo v FCB (0-4).
Afellay made his debut at Riazor and Barça stormed to another
13) Pedro sets record.
G21. Hercules v FCB (0-3).
Pedro became only the seventh Barça player to score in six
consecutive league matches.
14) 16 in a row
G22. FCB v Atletico Madrid (3-0).
A Messi hat-trick meant FC Barcelona won their 16th game
in a row to set a new league record.
15) Streak comes to an end
G23. Sporting v FCB (1-1).
A tough Sporting end Barça’s winning streak, but miss out
on the three points when Villa gets another goal against his former club.
16) Pinto in for Valdés
G24. FCB v Athletic Bilbao (2-1).
The injured Valdés was replaced by Pinto against Bilbao,
Mallorca and Valencia and conceded just one goal.
17) Montoya debut
G25. Mallorca v FCB (0-3).
Montoya plays the last few minutes in Mallorca to mark his
18) Guardiola injured
G26. Valencia v FCB (0-1).
Back trouble caused Guardiola to skip his pre-match press
conferences, although he did travel to the game.
19) Puyol returns.
G32. Madrid v FCB (1-1).
Captain Carles Puyol is back in the first eleven after being
sidelined for three months. And he does so at the Bernabéu, on a day that the league title was half
20) No record
G34. Real Sociedad v FCB (2-1).
Real Sociedad prevent Barça from equalling their own
record of going 32 league games without loss, set by the San Sebastian club back in 1979/80).
21) Abidal makes long-awaited return
G35. FCB v Espanyol (2-0).
FC Barcelona win another derby on a night when the fully
recovered Abidal returned to league action.