Barcelona has a challenge to beat 0-2 against Seville move to the Copa del Rey semifinal. Lionel Messi, missing in the first leg, will be the game at Camp Nou. Televisions 610 and 611 DirecTV channels.
At the beginning of the game, the local probably did what seemed more difficult in the past: open scoring. In an effort to get back, Quincy Promes hit Lionel Messi and the referee whistled a fine. Philippe Coutinho turned it into a target and calmed the cast of Barca.
The visitor just pointed to the last 20 minutes when he was on the field. A great collective game on the right ended the quest in which he found André Silva, who tried a first-rate story that looked like Jasper Cilless. As if that was not enough, a moment later the Dutch goalkeeper gave a fine to Éver Banega.
In order to shoot Sevilla, he finished 0-2 on the scoreboard before half an hour. Clément Lenglet's Ivan Rakitic received a yellow card for going into a challenge studs first. Juan Sorian had a hard time on the waterloggedly hedced counterattack after 2 minutes.
Of the last 15 official commitments this season, Ernesto Valverde has lost only two for the National Cup (against Seville last week and against Levante in the 16th round).
While they intend to keep on top of the Spanish League (five points in front of their Atlético Madrid and on Saturday they will receive a 22nd place in Valencia) and prepare for the first stage of the elimination of the Lyon Champions League (Tuesday, February 19 in France) to gain confidence in Copa del Rey.
But Seville, with Argentineans Éver Banega, Franco Vázquez and Gabriel Mercado between his call he intends to conceal his inclusion in the next round. In this way, they will be revenged for the end of the last year in which the Catalans won and the trophy picked up.
Stadium: Camp Nou
Televisa: DirecTV (Channels 610 and 611)