Associated Press  |  Last updated June 02, 2013
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Barcelona is already aiming to build on its fourth Spanish league title in five seasons by pairing Lionel Messi with Brazil sensation Neymar, while Real Madrid is looking to president Florentino Perez to move past the tumultuous era of Jose Mourinho. Barcelona is set to welcome the 21-year-old Neymar on Monday in its first major signing since the arrival of Cesc Fabregas two summers ago. The move appears to be a clear admission that the squad needed a boost as it tries to re-establish itself as the undisputed top team in Europe next season. Barcelona's humbling 7-0 overall loss to Bayern Munich in the Champions League semifinals obscured what has in fact been the Catalan club's best domestic campaign - capped by matching the league record of 100 points with a 4-1 rout of Malaga on Saturday. ''The truth is that we were eliminated from the semifinals of the Champions League, but if we have to reach 100 points and score 115 goals to be happy, well then that's fine,'' said Barcelona...
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