Category Archives: Copa Del Rey

Messi wondergoal sets up Copa del Rey triumph for Barça

Barça beat Athletic Club 3-1 at Camp Nou tonight to win the Copa del Rey. It’s Barça 27th Spanish Cup, completing a league and cup double and setting up a possible treble if Barça can beat Juventus in Berlin next … Continue reading

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Copa del Rey Final 2015: Athletic Club vs Barça

Barça have won the Copa del Rey more times than anybody with twenty-six victories since the tournament began in 1902 followed by Bilbao’s Athletic Club with 23 wins. Tomorrow night at Camp Nou (Saturday 9.30 pm) the two cup kings … Continue reading

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Camp Nou named for Copa del Rey Final

The Spanish Football Federation announced yesterday that the final of the year’s Copa del Rey between Barça and Athletic Club on May 30 will take at Camp Nou. The first preference of both finalists was to play the game at … Continue reading

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Barça reach final but lose Busquets

Barça reached the Copa del Rey Final this evening with a 1-3 second leg win at Villarreal to complete an aggregate semi-final score of 6-2 overall. It was always going to be tough for Villarreal to overturn the two-goal deficit … Continue reading

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Copa del Rey semi-final second leg preview: Villarreal vs Barça

Barça face Villarreal at El Madrigal tomorrow evening (Wednesday 8 pm) in the Copa del Rey semi-final second leg with Luis Enrique looking for his first final as first team coach. A 3-1 advantage from the first leg three weeks … Continue reading

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Iniesta guides Barça to first leg advantage

Barça took a big step towards a fifth Copa del Rey final in the last seven years with a 3-1 semi-final first leg win over Villarreal at Camp Nou. Leo Messi fired Barça ahead in the 41st minute but a … Continue reading

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Copa del Rey semi-final first leg preview: Barça vs Villarreal

Just ten days after Barça beat Villarreal 3-2 in La Liga Marcelino Garcia Toral’s team return to Camp Nou for the first leg of the Copa del Rey semi-final (Wednesday 8 pm). Luis Enrique Martinez has all his key players … Continue reading

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Neymar on the counter sees off Atlético

Barça reached the Copa del Rey semi-finals tonight with a splendid 2-3 victory over Atlético Madrid at the Vicente Calderón stadium. All the goals came in a thrilling first half with Fernando Torres cancelling out Leo Messi’s first leg goal … Continue reading

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Copa del Rey quarter-final second leg preview: Atlético Madrid vs Barça

Barça are looking in good shape for tomorrow’s first all-or-nothing match of the season in the Copa del Rey quarter-final second leg at Atlético Madrid. Since losing to Real Sociedad at the start of the month Luis Enrique’s men have … Continue reading

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Messi’s late penalty earns narrow advantage over Atlético

Barça earned a narrow 1-0 win over Atlético Madrid in tonight’s Copa del Rey quarter-final first leg at Camp Nou. The game was intense throughout but looked to be heading for a goalless draw until referee José Luis Gonzalez Gonzalez … Continue reading

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