The 2nd leg of Copa Del Rey between Barcelona and Espanyol was a important game for Valverde’s squad as they are on the edge of getting knocked out of Copa Del Rey. Barcelona started to dominate the game as soon as it started. Andres Iniesta showed his magical dribling skills but it was Lionel Messi who gave one amazing ball to Jordi Alba which was a goal scoring chance but ball went out of the field resulted in a corner.
Luis Suarez received a yellow card from the referre in the 7th minute of the game but right after a minute Luis Suarez scored the opening goal for Barcelona assisted by Aleix Vidal. Luis Suarez has been the one of the main player of this season for Barcelona in every competition.
Luis Suarez scored two goals in his last game against Real Betis in the second half and was the important factor behind Barcelona’s victory.
Barcelona lost the first leg against Espanyol in the Copa Del Rey and this is the knock out game which Barcelona needs to win to stay in the competition.
Here’s the goal scored by Luis Suarez :
As the game progressed, Barcelona got 2 free kicks but they couldn’t take advantage of those. Leo Messi was the who took both the freekick. In the 24th minute of the game Lionel Messi made it 2-0 for Barcelona as he took the shot from outside the box which took a big deflection from Espanyol defender and went inside the net.
Here’s the goal scored by Lionel Messi :