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FC Barcelona News: 15 May 2016; Barça Crowned La Liga Champions, Luis Suarez Wins Pichichi

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Granada v FC Barcelona: Barça claim La Liga title (0-3) | FC Barcelona
Two strikes from Luis Suárez in the first half and another late in the second helped the Catalans achieve the club's 24th league success, and confirms the Uruguayan’s status as the division’s top marksman with 40 goals.

The champions are back home! | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona are back home after winning the La Liga title in Granada. The first team touched at El Prat airport at 10.15pm CET, following a 1-hour flight from Andalusia. Barça, donned in their specially designed ‘Champions’ t-shirt, looked more than pleased as they got off the plane after a superb display.

Barcelona's Luis Suarez clinches Pichichi crown with 40 goals in La Liga - ESPN FC
Luis Suarez locked up the the Pichichi crown as the top goal scorer in La Liga with a hat trick in Barcelona's title-clinching 3-0 win at Granada on Saturday. The Uruguayan's three goals took him to 40 goals in the league this campaign -- five more than Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo, who scored twice on the season's final day.

Luis Suarez epitomises what's right at Barcelona in title-winning campaign - ESPN FC
The resistance of rivals Real Madrid, the same team that chased the Catalans right down to the last few minutes of La Liga, the exhaustion of the FIFA virus and the emotion of the moment made April's Clasico a moment to celebrate the impact of a man Cruyff wanted to sign for Barcelona but couldn't: Zinedine Zidane.

Barcelona win La Liga with win at Granada as Real Madrid finish second - ESPN FC
Barcelona were crowned La Liga champions for the 24th time after a Luis Suarez hat trick saw them to a 3-0 win at Granada on Saturday. Barca had gone into their final game of the season with a one-point advantage over second-place Real Madrid and made no mistake at Los Carmenes, claiming victory for a fifth successive game to end the La Liga season.

Sixth league title in eight seasons | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona have done it again. The most successful period in the Club’s long history continues with a 24th league title, the sixth in the last eight seasons. Another statistic that just bears out how the blaugranes have dominated La Liga in recent year – in the last 12 years, no fewer than eight league titles have been won by Barça.

Eight league titles for Messi and Iniesta | FC Barcelona
Leo Messi and Andrés Iniesta continue to make history in a Barça shirt. With the latest having been claimed away at Granada, the 24h in the Club’s history, the two players now have eight each in their personal collection in a blaugrana shirt, equalling the total of legendary midfielder Xavi Hernández.

Luis Enrique: Players showed character and effort to win title | FC Barcelona
Following FC Barcelona's 3-0 win at Granada which sealed the club’s sixth league title in eight seasons, Luis Enrique and a number of the first team squad gave their thoughts on the team's success. "It was a deserved title which shows that the team knows how to bounce back from a bad spell," Luis Enrique said, referring to a blip which saw his side fall to three defeats in April.

A look inside FC Barcelona's celebrations in Granada | FC Barcelona
The Nuevo Los Cármenes was the scene of FC Barcelona’s celebrations, as a 3-0 win over Granada on Saturday put the club’s name on yet another league trophy. It was a long and tough season which Luis Enrique’s side managed to overcome adversity to clinch first place, ending the campaign in superb fashion with five straight wins, 24 goals and none conceded.

FC Barcelona's La Liga clincher, as heard on Radio Barça | FC Barcelona
Relive the magic. Relive the excitement. Relive the highlights of FC Barcelona's 3–0 victory over Granada at the Estadio Nuevo Los Cármenes, a win that wrapped up the 2015/16 La Liga title, the team's second in a row and sixth in the last eight seasons.

Josep Maria Bartomeu: We are worthy champions | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu could not hide his delight at the team’s victory at Granada which sealed the club’s 24th league title. The president, who travelled with the team to Andalusia, feels that the league was more than justified and the squad merited the title for all of their hard work.

Fans fill Canaletes to celebrate La Liga win | FC Barcelona
Following FC Barcelona’s 3-0 win over Granada, fans of the club did as they traditionally do after a big success – gather at the emblematic Canaletes fountain to celebrate. Fans began to fill the surrounding area no sooner than Luis Suarez had hit his third goal of the afternoon.

The video of how FC Barcelona won the league | FC Barcelona
Barça are league champions! In this brilliant video you’ll get a reminder of just what it took to win the 2015/16 Liga title, the sixth in eight years for the Catalans and the 24th of all time.

The 2015/16 league title on social networks | FC Barcelona
This is how the players celebrated the league title clinched on Saturday in Granada on social media.

FC Barcelona Liga 2015/16 victory parade on Sunday | FC Barcelona
It’s time for Barcelona to party! And on the evening of Sunday 15 May it will be time for just that as the Liga 2015/16 champions, who sealed the club’s 24th Liga title with their win at Granada on the final day, go on an open-top bus parade around the centre of the Catalan capital.

FC Barcelona to play a friendly in Doha on 24 May | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona announce that on Tuesday 24 May the Barça first team will play a friendly in Doha, Qatar against Al-Ahli, current Saudi Arabian league champions. The game comes as part of the sponsorship agreement that the Club has with Qatar Sports Investment and Qatar Airways.

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