Xavi’s guys see off La Liga opponents Real Sociedad within the cup and cement their place within the semi-finals. They are awaiting to locate out who they’ll face off towards, however it means they may be simply two wins away from getting their second trophy of the season.
Barcelona are via to the Copa del Rey semi-final after getting one over fellow La Liga opponents Real Sociedad. This win leaves Xavi’s facet inside spitting distance of the last.
It was a irritating first-half domination from the house facet, who had been unable to place any of their possibilities of their opponents’ internet. Despite Brais Mendez being despatched off for a late and reckless problem, Xavi’s guys’s finest possibilities had been from De Jong and Lewandowski, who might solely scoop the ball spherical the publish.
Xavi’s half-time pep discuss clearly labored wonders, because the Catalan facet quickly observed themselves forward because of an explosive Dembele aim. The domestic facet had been evidently not pleased with their one aim benefit, as they relentlessly continued their assaults. Gavi bought their subsequent finest opportunity, smashing one towards the bar after his shot comfortably beat Remiro.
This end result leaves guests Real Sociedad out of the opposition, whilst Barcelona are via to the subsequent spherical. They await to locate out their opponents for the last 4, as Xavi’s guys will hope to keep away from each Madrid sides.
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