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#Copa del Rey

# copa-del-rey - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

Real Madrid are in danger of being kicked out of the Copa del Rey - reports
# Denis The Menace
# Denis The Menace

Real Madrid are in danger of being kicked out of the Copa del Rey - reports

Dec 2nd 2015, 10:40 PM 14,057 Views 15 Comments

Rafa Benitez could have a big headache to deal with in the coming days.

# copa-del-rey - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Slimline Lionel Messi back on top of the world
# Legend
# Legend

Slimline Lionel Messi back on top of the world

Jun 4th 2015, 11:12 AM 7,617 Views 5 Comments

For the first time in six years he went trophyless at club level with Barcelona last season.

# copa-del-rey - Saturday 30 May, 2015

Lionel Messi has just scored one of the best cup final goals you're likely to see
# Magician
# Magician

Lionel Messi has just scored one of the best cup final goals you're likely to see

May 30th 2015, 9:05 PM 18,756 Views 17 Comments

Just sublime.

# copa-del-rey - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Luis Suarez sets up goals for both teams as Barcelona beat Villareal
# Action Man
# Action Man

Luis Suarez sets up goals for both teams as Barcelona beat Villareal

Feb 11th 2015, 8:23 PM 4,314 Views 1 Comment

The Uruguayan was involved quite heavily this evening.

# copa-del-rey - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Watching Jordi Alba not watch Leo Messi's penalty only adds to the drama
# Me Nerves
# Me Nerves

Watching Jordi Alba not watch Leo Messi's penalty only adds to the drama

Jan 21st 2015, 11:09 PM 11,492 Views 4 Comments

Messi the matchwinner as Barca take a slender lead against Atletico.

Did Craig Burley really get a Fernando Torres tattoo after losing a bet?
# Big Gamble
# Big Gamble

Did Craig Burley really get a Fernando Torres tattoo after losing a bet?

Jan 21st 2015, 7:50 AM 6,875 Views 6 Comments

It looks convincing but we’re not sure.

# copa-del-rey - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Fernando Torres has just scored his first goal for Atletico Madrid... this time round
# Goal Machine
# Goal Machine

Fernando Torres has just scored his first goal for Atletico Madrid... this time round

Jan 15th 2015, 7:24 PM 12,564 Views 23 Comments

And who better to score it against than Madrid.

# copa-del-rey - Friday 9 January, 2015

I'll sack Luis Enrique, Bartomeu tells Messi - Spanish TV
# Claim
# Claim

I'll sack Luis Enrique, Bartomeu tells Messi - Spanish TV

Jan 9th 2015, 10:38 PM 10,915 Views 21 Comments

The controversial Spaniard’s reign looks to be coming to a swift end.

# copa-del-rey - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Barca bounce back with Messi, Neymar and Suarez all among the goals
# Blaugrana
# Blaugrana

Barca bounce back with Messi, Neymar and Suarez all among the goals

Jan 8th 2015, 11:18 PM 6,145 Views 5 Comments

The trio struck as Luis Enrique’s side responded to their La Liga defeat on Sunday by producing a one-sided demolition of Elche.

Ancelotti rubbishes crisis talk after Real Madrid suffer back-to-back defeats
# Overreaction
# Overreaction

Ancelotti rubbishes crisis talk after Real Madrid suffer back-to-back defeats

Jan 8th 2015, 7:30 AM 3,664 Views 6 Comments

The Italian has watched his side’s winning streak come to an abrupt end with losses to Valencia and Atletico Madrid.

# copa-del-rey - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Torres makes Atleti return but it's the ball boy who gets hugs from Simeone
# Copa Del Rey
# Copa Del Rey

Torres makes Atleti return but it's the ball boy who gets hugs from Simeone

Jan 7th 2015, 10:06 PM 11,432 Views 12 Comments

El Nino was quiet but goals from Raul Garcia and Jose Gimenez earned the home side a 2-0 win over Real Madrid tonight.

The second coming of Fernando Torres will be against Real Madrid - tonight
# Welcome Home
# Welcome Home

The second coming of Fernando Torres will be against Real Madrid - tonight

Jan 7th 2015, 11:43 AM 3,736 Views 7 Comments

Wednesday night on the couch just got a whole lot more interesting

# copa-del-rey - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Chicharito's backheel vs James' chip: Real are putting on a clinic tonight
# Goals Galore
# Goals Galore

Chicharito's backheel vs James' chip: Real are putting on a clinic tonight

Dec 2nd 2014, 8:12 PM 9,349 Views 10 Comments

The galacticos have scored three first half beauties in their Copa del Rey clash.

# copa-del-rey - Thursday 17 April, 2014

Real Madrid fans jam streets to celebrate Cup win
# El Clasico
# El Clasico

Real Madrid fans jam streets to celebrate Cup win

Apr 17th 2014, 9:03 AM 4,558 Views 3 Comments

The La Liga heavyweights beat archrivals Barcelona to take the silverware last night.

# copa-del-rey - Thursday 13 February, 2014

Messi on target to set up Copa Del Rey final with Real Madrid
# El Clasico
# El Clasico

Messi on target to set up Copa Del Rey final with Real Madrid

Feb 13th 2014, 9:35 AM 1,786 Views 0 Comments

Barcelona defeated Real Sociedad 3-1 on aggregate meaning we’ll have at least one additional El Clasico this season.

# copa-del-rey - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Tonight's comedy OG comes from Barcelona v Real Sociedad
# Copa Del Rey
# Copa Del Rey

Tonight's comedy OG comes from Barcelona v Real Sociedad

Feb 5th 2014, 10:29 PM 6,903 Views 1 Comment

Barca won 2-0 thanks to this unusual piece of defending.

Two own goals hand Real advantage in Copa del Rey derby
# Copa Del Rey
# Copa Del Rey

Two own goals hand Real advantage in Copa del Rey derby

Feb 5th 2014, 9:50 PM 2,694 Views 4 Comments

Holders Atletico Madrid are on the way out after losing tonight’s first leg against their neighbours 3-0.

# copa-del-rey - Thursday 30 January, 2014

Copa del Rey quarter-final called off after Racing Santander refuse to play
# Protest
# Protest

Copa del Rey quarter-final called off after Racing Santander refuse to play

Jan 30th 2014, 8:33 PM 5,799 Views 9 Comments

The stricken Cantabrian club, which has spent the majority of its 101-year history in the top flight, is currently in adminstration.

# copa-del-rey - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

Messi marks 400th Barca game with three assists in Copa del Rey win
# Copa Del Rey
# Copa Del Rey

Messi marks 400th Barca game with three assists in Copa del Rey win

Jan 22nd 2014, 11:33 PM 2,882 Views 5 Comments

Cristian Tello scored a hat-trick as Barcelona beat Levante 4-1 in their quarter-final first leg.

# copa-del-rey - Thursday 16 January, 2014

VIDEO: Osasuna keeper's blunder allows Ronaldo free-kick to bounce through his legs
# Oh Dear
# Oh Dear

VIDEO: Osasuna keeper's blunder allows Ronaldo free-kick to bounce through his legs

Jan 16th 2014, 9:41 AM 3,142 Views 7 Comments

Andres Fernandez was doing his best impression of Massimo Taibi in Real Madrid’s Copa Del Rey win.

# copa-del-rey - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Messi wastes no time, scoring twice on return from injury
# Copa Del Rey
# Copa Del Rey

Messi wastes no time, scoring twice on return from injury

Jan 8th 2014, 11:24 PM 5,138 Views 7 Comments

The Argentine’s left foot still works just fine.

# copa-del-rey - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Messi set for Barcelona return after two months on the sidelines
# Leo
# Leo

Messi set for Barcelona return after two months on the sidelines

Jan 7th 2014, 7:58 PM 2,797 Views 1 Comment

It’s a World Cup year and he’s been rested. Lump on Argentina.

# copa-del-rey - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

Can anyone explain the swerve on this goal by Eliseu?
# Bamboozled
# Bamboozled

Can anyone explain the swerve on this goal by Eliseu?

Dec 18th 2013, 11:52 AM 7,728 Views 16 Comments

Quite frankly, we’re stumped.

# copa-del-rey - Sunday 2 June, 2013

Mourinho takes parting shot at Spanish press
# Bad Blood
# Bad Blood

Mourinho takes parting shot at Spanish press

Jun 2nd 2013, 1:52 PM 3,623 Views 2 Comments

The coach accused journalists of being deliberately misleading.

# copa-del-rey - Friday 17 May, 2013

Mourinho and Ronaldo sent off, Atletico Madrid party like it's 1999
# Historic
# Historic

Mourinho and Ronaldo sent off, Atletico Madrid party like it's 1999

May 17th 2013, 11:21 PM 4,684 Views 9 Comments

Real Madrid lost to their city rivals for the first time in 14 years. And to make matters worse, it was in the Copa del Rey final.

# copa-del-rey - Friday 19 April, 2013

Mourinho: No such thing as the perfect club... or the perfect manager
# Copa Del Rey
# Copa Del Rey

Mourinho: No such thing as the perfect club... or the perfect manager

Apr 19th 2013, 7:29 PM 1,199 Views 0 Comments

The Portuguese coach was non-committal about his future with Real Madrid.

# copa-del-rey - Friday 1 February, 2013

Leo Messi accused of calling Real Madrid assistant Karanka 'Mourinho's puppet', insulting Arbeloa
# El Clasico
# El Clasico

Leo Messi accused of calling Real Madrid assistant Karanka 'Mourinho's puppet', insulting Arbeloa

Feb 1st 2013, 6:31 PM 3,251 Views 3 Comments

Real forward Jose Callejon also said Messi clashed with Arvalo Arbeloa in the car park after Wednesday’s game.

# copa-del-rey - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

El Clasico... extra: Messi and Ronaldo go head-to-head in Cup clash
# Rivals
# Rivals

El Clasico... extra: Messi and Ronaldo go head-to-head in Cup clash

Jan 30th 2013, 7:00 AM 2,429 Views 0 Comments

The La Liga heavyweights meet in a cup semi-final at the Bernabeu tonight. Which is nice.

# copa-del-rey - Saturday 26 January, 2013

Rouen, Robin Hood and Real Madrid: The week in numbers
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# Apple

Rouen, Robin Hood and Real Madrid: The week in numbers

Jan 26th 2013, 7:30 PM 6,431 Views 4 Comments

Also, how many of Kerry’s councillors actually favour relaxed drink-driving rules? And just how rich is Apple?

# copa-del-rey - Thursday 10 January, 2013

VIDEO: Villa shines for Barca with Messi given the night off
# Still Got It
# Still Got It

VIDEO: Villa shines for Barca with Messi given the night off

Jan 10th 2013, 10:50 PM 2,017 Views 2 Comments

Barcelona cruised to a 5-0 home win over Cordoba in the Copa Del Rey tonight.

# copa-del-rey - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

VIDEO: Jose goes bananas
# Copa Del Rey
# Copa Del Rey

VIDEO: Jose goes bananas

Jan 9th 2013, 10:30 PM 4,623 Views 0 Comments

The Madrid manager went slightly berserk tonight.

# copa-del-rey - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Jose Mourinho questions Real players' effort
# Pressure
# Pressure

Jose Mourinho questions Real players' effort

Dec 13th 2012, 9:09 AM 1,572 Views 0 Comments

The plot thickens at the Bernabeu after last night’s cup defeat.

# copa-del-rey - Thursday 1 November, 2012

Mourinho defends feeder club policy
# La Liga
# La Liga

Mourinho defends feeder club policy

Nov 1st 2012, 7:28 AM 1,155 Views 0 Comments

The Special One believes Real and the feeder club, Castilla, are tactically different and it would be too difficult to promote players.

# copa-del-rey - Friday 25 May, 2012

Thanks Pep! Barca beat Bilbao comfortably to lift Copa del Rey
# Success
# Success

Thanks Pep! Barca beat Bilbao comfortably to lift Copa del Rey

May 25th 2012, 11:41 PM 621 Views 0 Comments

Two goals for Pedro and one from Messi were enough to give Pep Guardiola a fitting send-off.

# copa-del-rey - Thursday 24 May, 2012

Final countdown: Iniesta eager to win for Guardiola
# Icing On The Cake
# Icing On The Cake

Final countdown: Iniesta eager to win for Guardiola

May 24th 2012, 8:45 AM 280 Views 1 Comment

The midfielder is feeling confident ahead of the Copa del Rey final on Friday.

# copa-del-rey - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

Spain sharp-shooter David Villa close to return to action, says Pique
# Euro 2012
# Euro 2012

Spain sharp-shooter David Villa close to return to action, says Pique

May 22nd 2012, 5:14 PM 326 Views 0 Comments

The Barcelona could make it back for the Copa del Rey final on Friday… and Vicente del Bosque’s Euro 2012 squad, Ireland fans.

# copa-del-rey - Friday 27 January, 2012

Mourinho celebrates birthday, says players think it's 'impossible to win' at Camp Nou
# Jolly Good Fellow
# Jolly Good Fellow

Mourinho celebrates birthday, says players think it's 'impossible to win' at Camp Nou

Jan 27th 2012, 2:28 PM 695 Views 2 Comments

The Portuguese manager was in typically bullish form following his side’s Copa del Rey exit.

# copa-del-rey - Wednesday 25 January, 2012

Madrid dethroned in chaotic Copa clasico
# Report
# Report

Madrid dethroned in chaotic Copa clasico

Jan 25th 2012, 11:44 PM 852 Views 2 Comments

Holders Real Madrid are out of the Copa del Rey following a 2-2 draw against Barcelona tonight.

# copa-del-rey - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

As it happened: Real Madrid v Barcelona, Copa Del Rey quarter-final
# El Clasico
# El Clasico

As it happened: Real Madrid v Barcelona, Copa Del Rey quarter-final

Jan 18th 2012, 7:35 PM 11,154 Views 11 Comments

Pep Guardiola’s side visited the Bernabeu in tonight’s first leg. Check out how it went in our minute-by-minute report here…

# copa-del-rey - Wednesday 11 January, 2012

Watch: Real Sociedad 'keeper has a howler
# He's Behind You
# He's Behind You

Watch: Real Sociedad 'keeper has a howler

Jan 11th 2012, 4:50 PM 888 Views 1 Comment

It happens to the best of them, but that will be little comfort to Enaut Zubikarai