FC Barcelona qualified into the finals of the Copa Del Rey by beating Valencia in a fashion. However, Valencia played some termendous game of football in the first half as they created chances after chances. However, Lionel Messi was completely in a mood today as he started taking on defenders and he was involved in almost every attack.
The first half was full of surprises as Valencia kept on charging towards Barcelona defense in the counters but couldn’t score a goal. However, Barcelona forward couldn’t do much against Valencia’s defensive wall as the game ended goal less in the first half. The second half was full of surprise as Coutinho came on.
Philippe Coutinho scored the first goal for Barcelona assisted by Luis Suarez. Barcelona won the game by 2-0 as it was Croatian midfielder Ivan Rakitic who scored the second goal and had an amazing game. FC Barcelona are now the first team to reach five consecutive Spanish Cup finals.
Here’s the look at players rating from today’s game :
#Jasper Cillessen 6/10
Jasper has started every game of Copa Del Rey this season and has put up a good performance but today’s performance was best among all the others. The goal-keeper made some very good saves. His save in the 73rd minute was very important and the best one out of the game.