Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Copa del Rey wrap: Barca book Malaga tie

SoccerNews in La Liga 10 Jan 2013

0 Views

Barcelona eased past Cordoba 5-0 at home to Thursday to book their place in the quarter-finals of the Copa del Rey.

Already leading 2-0 on aggregate from the first leg, holders Barca had little trouble dispatching their second-tier opponents at Camp Nou.

Thiago opened the scoring 17 minutes into the match, before a David Villa brace made it 3-0 by half-time.

Alexis Sanchez then netted twice in the second half to set up a meeting with La Liga rivals Malaga in the last eight.

Also on Thursday, Atletico Madrid played out a 0-0 draw away to 10-man Getafe, who had Lopez Gomez Rafa sent off on 33 minutes.

Having won the first leg at home 3-0, the aggregate victory saw Diego Simeone’s Atletico advance to the quarters, where they will meet Real Betis.

Betis saw off Las Palmas 1-0 at home thanks to Ruben’s 85th-minute strike, sealing progression 2-1 on aggregate.

Second Division team Las Palmas ended the match a man down after Enrique Corrales saw red three minutes into injury time.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

SoccerNews

Soccernews.com is news blog for soccer with comprehensive coverage of all the major leagues in Europe, as well as MLS in the United States. In addition we offer breaking news for transfers and transfer rumors, ticket sales, betting tips and offers, match previews, and in-depth editorials.

You can follow us on Facebook: Facebook.com/soccernews.com or Twitter: @soccernewsfeed.

SHARE OR COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLE

ADD COMMENT

WE RECOMMEND

Leave a Reply

Be the First to Comment!

Notify of
avatar
 
smilegrinwinkmrgreenneutraltwistedarrowshock???cooleviloopsrazzrollcryeeklolmadsad!?ideahmmbegwhewchucklesillyenvyshutmouth
wpDiscuz
More More
Top