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'There is a lot of rowing to be done': Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde delivers stern warning to his players as La Liga title race enters final stage Ernesto Valverde believes there is still 'a lot of rowing to be done' in the title race Barcelona cemented their 10-point lead at the top with a 2-0 win over Espanyol  Valverde's side face relegation battlers Villarreal on Tuesday in the next step It is viewed as a procession towards the title and a potential domestic double

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Published: 18:35 BST, 1 April 2019 | Updated: 18:35 BST, 1 April 2019

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Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde believes there is still 'a lot of rowing to be done' before his side can contemplate being crowned LaLiga champions.

The Blaugrana cemented their 10-point lead at the top of the table with a 2-0 home win over city rivals Espanyol on Saturday.

Valverde's side face relegation battlers Villarreal on Tuesday night in the next step of what is viewed as a procession towards the title and a potential domestic double.

Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde believes there is still 'a lot of rowing to be done' in La Liga

Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde believes there is still 'a lot of rowing to be done' in La Liga

Champions League ambitions are also still very much alive heading into a quarter-final showdown against , as Barcelona look to close in on a memorable end to the campaign.

Valverde, though, is not about to allow anyone to get ahead of themselves.

'There are nine games left in LaLiga. If we win six, we are champions - but there is a lot of rowing to be done before that,' the Barca boss said at a press conference broadcast by the club.

'It's not extra pressure, it's a pressure we

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