Rayo Vallecano 1-2 Barça: Safely through to the quarters – FC Barcelona
Second division Rayo Vallecano demonstrated an exceptionally intense adversary to separate in Wednesday’s Copa de Rey tie. Barça may have ruled however the initial objective simply didn’t have any desire to come, and were made to pay when the home side wound up scoring first.
Messi outperforms Samitier as the Barça player with the most Copa del Rey matches played – FC Barcelona
This Wednesday, in Vallecas, Leo Messi has outperformed Barça legend, Josep Samitier, in the rundown of FC Barcelona players with the most matches played throughout the entire existence of the Copa del Rey. Messi presently has 76 appearances in the opposition, one more than the player of precisely a century back.
Ronald Koeman on Frenkie de Jong: “He’s more finished now than when he played for Ajax” – Football Espana
Barcelona beat Segunda side Rayo Vallecano 2-1 tonight at Vallecas to advance to the quarter-last of the Copa del Rey. The opposition is a higher priority than expected to Barcelona given they’re off the speed in La Liga and unconvincing in Europe.
Barça midfielder De Jong: “We’re developing each week and in each game” – SPORT
De Jong is appreciating the further developed job that mentor Ronald Koeman has given to him. “I’m getting into the territory more and thus I am scoring more objectives,” he disclosed to Barça TV. “In spite of the fact that it’s a little soon to say I have added that perspective to my game.”
Barcelona intently observing Argentine wonderkid – Football Espana
Barcelona are proceeding to follow the advancement of Argentine wonderkid Thiago Almada as indicated by writer Nico de la Rua and conveyed by Diario Sport. The 19 year-old, as of now at Velez Sarsfield, is the subject of interest from a large group of European clubs, with Marseille said to be resolved to taking him across the Atlantic this exchange window.
Esport 3: Barcelona connect with Valencia for left-back Gaya – SPORT
Barcelona are focusing on Valencia left-back Jose Luis Gaya, as indicated by a report on Catalan TV slot Esport 3. Barça have probably as of now been in contact with Valencia to sound out the details of a potential arrangement for the Spain safeguard.