Even an eighth La Liga title in the past 11 years was not enough for Barcelona's 2018-19 season to be deemed a success following their Champions League collapse at Liverpool and Copa del Rey final defeat to Valencia.
Just one trophy from a possible treble has led to calls for the Catalan giants to undergo a squad overhaul this summer, and here Sports Mole rounds up the latest news on possible comings and goings at the Camp Nou.
Friday morning's headlines:
Lionel Messi has a clause in his Barcelona contract which allows him to decide at the end of each season whether he wants to leave the club, according to a report. Read more.
Manchester City 'rejected chance to sign Philippe Coutinho'
Manchester City rejected the chance to sign Philippe Coutinho from Barcelona during the summer, according to a report. Read more.
Barcelona's Ousmane Dembele 'refused Paris Saint-Germain move in Neymar talks'
Barcelona winger Ousmane Dembele reportedly opted against a transfer to Paris Saint-Germain as part of a deal which would have taken Neymar in the opposite direction. Read more.