Barcelona have always reached the finals after taking out Athletic Bilbao in Copa del Rey

Barcelona knocked out Ath­let­ic Bil­bao after a 3–1 defeat at Camp Nou (on 4–3 aggre­gate). It’s a good thing for the Cata­lan club because in this sit­u­a­tion, the Blau­granas have reached the finals ten times and meet­ing Real Madrid in four of those cas­es.

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Barcelona 3–1 Athletic Bilbao: MSN helps the Blaugranas qualify in the next stage of Copa del Rey

The tri­dent of FC Barcelona return to their scor­ing abil­i­ty as Luis Suarez scored with a per­fect cross from Ney­mar, while the Brazil­ian scored with the penal­ty award to Barcelona and Lionel Mes­si scored with a direct and per­fect free kick. While the oppo­nent were only able to put a goal against the Cata­lan club leav­ing the goals on aggre­gate to 4–3. [HIGHLIGHT BELOW]

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Athletic Club 2–1 Barcelona: Messi’s goal gives hope to the Blaugrana

FC Barcelona trav­eled to Bil­bao for the 1/8 final of the Copa del Rey game against Ath­let­ic Club Bil­bao but will not go back home sat­is­fied as they lost to a very tough oppo­nent in the com­pe­ti­tion. Luis Enrique had deployed his best play­ers for an oppo­nent like this but will return home with a 2–1 loss after con­ced­ing two goals in the first 27 min­utes of the game while Mes­si was only able to pull one back with a free kick. [VIDEO HIGHLIGHT]

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Barcelona 7–0 Hercules: Blaugranas bring down Copa del Rey rivals without the MSN

With­out Mes­si, Suarez, Ney­mar and Pique in the squad against Her­cules for the return leg of Copa del Rey, FC Barcelona secures their place in the next stage of the com­pe­ti­tion. A very good game for all the new sign­ings of the Cata­lan club with Arda Turan scor­ing a hat-trick while Digne, Rakitic, Rafin­ha and Alcac­er scored a goal each.

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Less interest shown in game against Hercules

ali-canteOn Wednes­day by 10:00 pm CET, Her­cules will play against Barcelona at Ali­cante. It will be the first leg of the meet­ing between the two clubs in the Copa del Rey 1/6 final stage. Although the fix­ture have being announced over one month ago, only 12,000 tick­ets have being sold so far which is extreme­ly poor.

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Already Decided as Barca Faces Valencia in Copa Semi Final

Copa drawIt was decid­ed in the Friday’s mid­day draw that FC Barcelona will be fac­ing Valen­cia in the Copa del Rey semi final as well as Sevil­la who will face Celta Vigo also in the same stage of the com­pe­ti­tion. The draw was held in Madrid by 12:30 pm CET. So far this sea­son in the Copa del Rey, Bar­ca have elim­i­nat­ed Vilanoven­sa, Espany­ol and Ath­let­ic Bil­bao (quar­ter final) in pre­vi­ous stages of the com­pe­ti­tion.

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