Copa del Rey

Copa del Rey: Barcelona handed tricky Cup tie with Celta Vigo, Real Madrid face Numancia

Copa del Rey: Barcelona handed tricky Cup tie with Celta Vigo, Real Madrid face Numancia

The ties will be played over two legs in early January.

Dec 05, 2017, 19:49 PM IST
Gareth Bale set to return for Madrid against Fuenlabrada

Gareth Bale set to return for Madrid against Fuenlabrada

Bale is yet to play a single minute this season alongside Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema as injury and suspension have blighted all three early in the season.

Nov 27, 2017, 20:59 PM IST
Disappointing Atletico held 1-1 by third-tier Elche in King's Cup

Disappointing Atletico held 1-1 by third-tier Elche in King's Cup

A below-par Atletico Madrid suffered a setback in their bid to win the Copa del Rey for the first time since 2013 when they drew 1-1 at third-tier Elche in the first leg of their last-32 tie on Wed

Oct 26, 2017, 13:43 PM IST
Defending champions Barcelona draw Murcia in Copa del Rey

Defending champions Barcelona draw Murcia in Copa del Rey

Barca, who have won the trophy in each of the last three seasons, will go to Murcia`s Nueva Condomina stadium for the first leg during the last week in October with the return at the Camp Nou in late November.

Sep 29, 2017, 00:18 AM IST
Copa del Rey Final 2017: Luis Enrique eyes one last trophy with Barcelona

Copa del Rey Final 2017: Luis Enrique eyes one last trophy with Barcelona

The Catalans missed out on La Liga to Real Madrid last weekend and were dumped out of the Champions League at the quarter-final stage by Juventus.

May 27, 2017, 09:00 AM IST
Barcelona star Gerard Pique backs under-fire manager Luis Enrique, says players  are right behind him

Barcelona star Gerard Pique backs under-fire manager Luis Enrique, says players are right behind him

Pique says Enrique, who bore the brunt of criticsm after the PSG thrashing and who had a good share of the boos on Sunday that all player are behind the coach.

Feb 21, 2017, 13:25 PM IST
Barcelona eye return to top in Copa del Rey final rehearsal; Real Madrid to face Osasuna

Barcelona eye return to top in Copa del Rey final rehearsal; Real Madrid to face Osasuna

Barcelona had to survive a second leg onslaught from Atletico Madrid in midweek to make a fourth straight final.​

Feb 10, 2017, 11:51 AM IST
Copa del Rey: Deportivo Alaves to face Barcelona in King's Cup final

Copa del Rey: Deportivo Alaves to face Barcelona in King's Cup final

Edgar's goal sent Alaves to their first ever King's Cup final 

Feb 09, 2017, 08:44 AM IST
Copa del Rey: Luiz Suarez hero and villain as Barcelona reach King's Cup final

Copa del Rey: Luiz Suarez hero and villain as Barcelona reach King's Cup final

The Uruguayan tapped in from close range in the 43rd minute after an inspired run and shot from Lionel Messi to deliver a sucker punch to Atletico, who had dominated the first half, but failed to take their chances.

Feb 08, 2017, 08:35 AM IST
Copa del Rey: Refreshed Barcelona seek to continue cup dominance in semi-final against  Atletico Madrid

Copa del Rey: Refreshed Barcelona seek to continue cup dominance in semi-final against Atletico Madrid

Suarez sat out match against Athletic Bilbao, whilst Messi took a rare break for the final 25 minutes and both are well-rested for the return.

Feb 06, 2017, 09:36 AM IST
Copa del Rey: Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi shine as Barcelona beat Atletico Madrid 2-1 in first leg

Copa del Rey: Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi shine as Barcelona beat Atletico Madrid 2-1 in first leg

Suarez`s solo effort and a thunderous strike from Messi gave Barca a deserved commanding lead at half-time.

Feb 02, 2017, 09:43 AM IST
Copa del Rey: Barcelona thrash Real Sociedad 5-2, cruise into semifinals

Copa del Rey: Barcelona thrash Real Sociedad 5-2, cruise into semifinals

FC Barcelona dismantled Real Sociedad 5-2 to advance to the Copa del Rey semifinals for the seventh straight year.

Jan 27, 2017, 09:07 AM IST
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane believes club will achieve 'big things' despite Copa del Rey exit

Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane believes club will achieve 'big things' despite Copa del Rey exit

Zidane further called on his side not to dwell on his side`s cup exit and rather focus on performing well in other competitions.

Jan 26, 2017, 15:52 PM IST
Copa del Rey:  Atletico Madrid advance to semi-finals despite 2-2 draw against Eibar

Copa del Rey: Atletico Madrid advance to semi-finals despite 2-2 draw against Eibar

Atletico boss Diego Simeone left top scorer Antoine Griezmann, whilst Diego Godin and Koke were also left on the bench

Jan 26, 2017, 10:56 AM IST
Copa del Rey: Real Madrid crash out of tournament despite 2-2 draw against Celta Vigo

Copa del Rey: Real Madrid crash out of tournament despite 2-2 draw against Celta Vigo

Real`s hopes of turning the tie around were dealt a huge blow when Danilo`s own goal handed Celta to lead on the night just before half-time.

Jan 26, 2017, 09:11 AM IST
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane blames himself for club's poor show, seeks quick solution of collapse

Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane blames himself for club's poor show, seeks quick solution of collapse

Worryingly for Zidane, Madrid`s lacklustre display in midweek came about despite the fact he picked almost a full strength side.

Jan 20, 2017, 14:02 PM IST
Copa del Rey: Neymar penalty helps Barcelona beat Real Sociedad 1-0; Atletico Madrid edge past Eibar 3-0

Copa del Rey: Neymar penalty helps Barcelona beat Real Sociedad 1-0; Atletico Madrid edge past Eibar 3-0

Barca hadn`t won in their last eight meetings at Anoeta with coach Luis Enrique describing their 1-1 draw back in November as "almost a miracle".

Jan 20, 2017, 08:58 AM IST
Copa del Rey: Celta Vigo beats Real Madrid 2-1; Zinedine Zidane surprised by team's back-to-back losses

Copa del Rey: Celta Vigo beats Real Madrid 2-1; Zinedine Zidane surprised by team's back-to-back losses

Madrid, hadn`t lost in a Spanish record 40 games stretching back to April last year before conceding twice to lose 2-1 at Sevilla.

Jan 19, 2017, 10:31 AM IST
Brazilian legend Rivaldo agrees to join Barcelona 'Legends' project

Brazilian legend Rivaldo agrees to join Barcelona 'Legends' project

Rivaldo, a World Cup winner with Brazil in 2002, represented Barcelona from 1997 to 2002.

Jan 18, 2017, 12:27 PM IST
Copa del Rey: Real Madrid manage to draw 3-3 against Sevilla, progress into quarter-finals

Copa del Rey: Real Madrid manage to draw 3-3 against Sevilla, progress into quarter-finals

a Cristiano Ronaldo-less Real looked set for defeat for the first time in eight months Sevilla lead 3-1 inside the final 10 minutes.

Jan 13, 2017, 08:52 AM IST