Luis Suarez destroyed Real Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu to put his team in the Copa del Rey final and leave their great rival’s domestic season once again in tatters. They may have held the Champions League for 1,000 days but there have been few home comforts over recent years. They will be watching this [...]
Copa del Rey
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The Copa del Rey final between Valencia and Barcelona, will be held at the Estadio Benito Villamarín, the home of Real Betis. The final is bitter sweet for Valencia who wanted to mark the 100-year anniversary of their foundation by hosting the final, but the Spanish FA decided not to use Valencia’s Mestalla stadium. It [...]
Keylor Navas hopes Real Madrid can make their away goal count to finish off Barcelona at the Bernabeu and reach the Copa del Rey final. Los Blancos hold a slender advantage after they secured a 1-1 draw in the opening leg of their semi-final clash at the Nou Camp on Wednesday night. Lucas Vazquez put [...]
Andres Iniesta is set to end his trophy-laden spell at Barcelona this summer and it was an emotional occasion for the midfielder on Saturday night as he helped his side to overcome Sevilla with a 5-0 victory to win the Copa del Rey. Iniesta, who seems likely to head to China, was amongst the scorers [...]
Sevilla scored two late goals to come from behind and beat Atletico Madrid 2-1 in the first leg of their Copa del Rey quarter-final on Wednesday. Diego Costa gave Atletico the lead in the 73rd minute but the visitors equalised with an own-goal by Atletico goalkeeper Miguel Angel Moya and secured the victory with a [...]
Barcelona took another step towards an improbable triple on Tuesday as they reached their fourth straight Copa del Rey final as they draw 1-1 with Atletico Madrid to advance 3-2 on aggregate. It was a mixed night for Luis Suarez, whose crucial away goal saw Barcelona advance, but the striker will miss the final after [...]
Celta Vigo couldn’t manage more than a scoreless home draw against determined Alaves in the first leg of their Copa del Rey semifinal on Thursday. The winner of next Wednesday’s return game will face two-time defending champion Barcelona or Atletico Madrid. Barcelona won 2-1 in Madrid on Wednesday. It was a lacklustre game in Vigo, [...]
Luis Suarez scored the best goal of his Barcelona career so far and Lionel Messi added a brilliant second but Atletico Madrid fought back to keep the Copa del Rey semi-final alive into next week’s second leg. Barcelona are favourites to reach the final and Suarez’s first will live long in the memory but once [...]
What crisis at the Camp Nou? Barcelona are still on track for another domestic double as they are only two points behind Real Madrid in La Liga and on Thursday they booked their place in the Copa del Rey semi-finals thanks to two goals from Denis Suarez. The usual suspects did the rest. Leo Messi [...]
Real Madrid’s miserable start to 2017 has continued as they crashed out of the Copa del Rey on Wednesday night as calamity full back Danilo put through his own goal for the second time this month despite Cristiano Ronaldo’s best efforts with a second-half free-kick. After setting a new 40 match unbeaten run, the wheels [...]