The Italian was keen to praise his players following the loss at the Nou Camp, saying Messi was the difference.
"We deserved more, but against this team you can not concede and then miss chances", Alonso added.
And Conte knows his side have to be alert to Vardy if they want to progress. In the second-half, the Belgian keeper almost gifted Barcelona another goal, when he coughed up possession to Luis Suarez and had to make a stop to spare his blushes.
The Blues' have barely put up a fight to retain their title this season, and are struggling to qualify for the Champions League, where they now sit outside the top four in the Premier League table.
"We have to try to do both", he said. "We started the season wanting to fight to the end for every competition and in the EFL Cup we reached the semi-finals, Champions League we reached the last 16, now there is the FA Cup and it is important".
"It was a really tough game". We defended and played well, hit the crossbar which was unlucky on our side but the individual mistakes cost us.
'You are talking about a player who every season can score 60 goals, not just in one season. "We have to continue in this way, with this will to fight, this desire to fight together". Messi then scored his 100 Champions League goal to hand the Catalan giants a massive 4-1 aggregate win.
Woods shoots 1-under 70; rookie leads at 67
He tied for 23rd at Torrey Pines (seven shots out of the lead) and was 12th at the Honda Classic (eight shots behind the winner). Asked about his second shot on the 16th, Woods added: "If I went over that sign in the water and I turned it, I'd be all right".
Isle Of Wight Weather Warning Upgraded For Snow And Ice
The forecaster said: "Outbreaks of showery rain across north-Leinster and Ulster this morning will slowly clear through the day". Have a happy (and safe) St Patrick's weekend! "Highs of only 1C to 3C in the eastern half of the country, 4C to 6C in the west".
FDA Approves 1st Home Test for Breast Cancer Genes
The FDA says those three hereditary mutations occur in about two percent of Ashkenazi Jewish women, but rarely in anyone else. It is estimated as well that only 5 to 10 percent of cancer is caused by gene mutations inherited from a parent.
Trump blocks Broadcom's attempt to buy Qualcomm
Nearly every major business and consumer electronics manufacturer uses Qualcomm's technology as brains for their devices. The other manufacturer with a dog in the fight (and a bone to pick with the U.S. government) is of course Huawei.
Kenyan president, opposition leader call truce
Waxaa ku guuleystay doorashadii ku celiska ahayd ee Kenya ka dhacday bishii October ee sanadkii 2017 Uhuru Kenyatta, taasi oo Mr. The rare meeting of scions of Kenya's founding fathers elicited mixed reactions but there was a common feeling of optimism.