Barcelona are not having it all their own way this season in La Liga and despite spending a fair amount of money in the summer transfer window, the Cules are still trailing great rivals Real Madrid, who are a point clear at the top of the table and have a game in hand.
There are rumours of unrest at the Camp Nou, with star man Lionel Messi linked with the Premier League and a whole heap of scrutiny over his relationship with manager Luis Enrique, but that is not the only problem facing the club.
Barcelona are not the force they once were, domestically or in Europe and they face yet another season trophyless, and here are five reasons we think they will miss out on the biggest domestic prize on offer this season.
Click on Lionel Messi to see just why we think Barcelona will not win the Spanish league this season.
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