Copa del Rey Final

Liverpool defeat has ruined Barcelona's season, says Lionel Messi

In his first news conference in over four years and his first media appearance since this month`s 4-3 semi-final aggregate reverse, the usually tight-lipped Messi did not hold back in his criticism of Barca`s display at Anfield.

May 24, 2019, 23:32 PM IST

Copa del Rey Final: Lionel Messi magic inspires Barcelona to edge past Alaves; retain Copa title

Messi opened the scoring then helped tee up Neymar and Paco Alcacer to lead Barca to a record 29th Cup triumph after Theo Hernandez`s brilliant free-kick had briefly brought Alaves level.

May 28, 2017, 08:44 AM IST

Copa del Rey final: Luiz Suarez injured; Gerard Pique, Javier Mascherano ready for final against Alaves

The season has come to an end for Barcelona second top scorer as the hamstring injury he sustained during training is set to keep him out of action for 15 days, the Catlan announced on Twitter.

May 25, 2017, 21:14 PM IST

Barcelona fans allowed to fly Catalan separatist flags at Copa del Rey final

Catalan fans can now wave them in the final where Barcelona seek their second title of the football season after La Liga.

May 20, 2016, 22:20 PM IST

Barca target second leg of treble in home Cup final

Barcelona can move another step closer to just the second treble in the club`s storied 115-year history when they host Athletic Bilbao at the Camp Nou in the Copa del Rey final on Saturday.

May 29, 2015, 09:50 AM IST

Spain court to rule Thursday on league strike

A Spanish court said it would rule on Thursday whether footballers can legally push ahead with a strike which threatens to shut down the country`s top league this weekend.

May 13, 2015, 19:58 PM IST

Personal row casts shadow over Spanish soccer

A long-simmering squabble between Spain`s most powerful football chiefs could bring the Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo show to a halt this weekend.

May 12, 2015, 22:36 PM IST

Spain hails Bale`s `Bolt` goal

Spain on Thursday hailed Gareth Bale`s wonder goal that downed arch rivals Barcelona to win the Copa del Rey final.

Apr 17, 2014, 17:53 PM IST

Barca`s woes widen, Real favourites for Cup

Barcelona`s tough time seems to increase day after day, as they seek to revive themselves against Real Madrid in the Copa del Rey final on Wednesday.

Apr 17, 2014, 00:32 AM IST

Injuries mar Barca, Madrid Cup final preparations

Barcelona and Real Madrid face off for the first major title of the Spanish season in the Copa del Rey final at the Mestalla in Valencia on Wednesday.

Apr 15, 2014, 09:18 AM IST

Real Madrid vs Barcelona: Ronaldo demolishes hosts to book Copa final berth

Real Madrid stormed into the Copa del Rey final in the most stunning manner possible, with an emphatic 3-1 victory over Barcelona at Camp Nou in the second leg of their last-four clash on Tuesday.

Feb 27, 2013, 09:17 AM IST

Tensions rise in Madrid ahead of Copa del Rey final

Controversy surrounds the celebration of Friday`s Copa del Rey final between Athletic Club Bilbao and FC Barcelona in the Spanish capital of Madrid following declarations by Esperanza Aguirre, president of the Madrid Regional Authority (Comunidad de Madrid.)

May 25, 2012, 19:16 PM IST

Athletic Bilbao, Barcelona vie in Copa del Rey final

The Spanish football season comes to an end Friday as Athletic Club Bilbao and FC Barcelona clash in the final of Copa del Rey in Atletico Madrid`s Vicente Calderon Stadium.

May 24, 2012, 15:53 PM IST