The football match between Barcelona 2-0 Espanyol. Oscar Melendo’s late finish Barcelona lag in the first leg of Copa Del Rey quarter-final match.
80,000 fans came at Camp Nou for a goodbye to Javier Mascherano pre-match, and Barcelona made a terrific start in the Catalan derby – Luis Suarez swiftly erasing the first-leg deficit with a header from a fine right-wing Aleix Vidal cross.
Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid have gone out in the quarter-finals, Barcelona will now compete with Sevilla, Valencia, and Leganes for a place in the Copa del Rey showpiece.
Lionel Messi inspired Barcelona to a 2-0 victory over Espanyol, sealing an aggregate success and a place in the semi-finals of the Copa del Rey as Philippe Coutinho made his debut.
Competition: Copa Del Rey
Match: Barcelona 2-0 Espanyol
Date: 25 January 2018
Kick Off: 09:30 PM
Venue: Camp Nou (Barcelona)
Goals: Barcelona- L. Suarez (9), L. Messi (25)