There would be something not quite right if Barcelona claim the title next weekend with a win over Atletico Madrid.
The Catalans have looked a shadow of their former selves recently but remarkably are three points away from maintaining La Liga.
It hasn't been a good season for Barca, and even if they do finish with the trophy it's important to analyse the reality rather than the result.
Stylistically, tactically, physically and mentally they haven't been at the top of their game. Manager Gerardo Martino will almost certainly depart, but in order to move forward the new coach will need to look at where they fell short.
Here are the five matches that ruined Barcelona's season.