Aitor Cantalapiedra, who made his Barcelona debut in the Copa del Rey draw with Villanovense, described the experience as ‘a dream.’
Barcelona board member Javier Bordas felt the team was in total control of the Copa del Rey tie with Villanovense, just couldn’t find a goal.
Barcelona full-back Adriano was more content with the chance to get back on the pitch against Villanovense than he was upset with the goalless draw.
Villanovense Coach Julio Cobos said after the Copa del Rey draw with Barcelona that there was no ‘miracle’ involved, only hard work.
Luis Enrique insists “I’m more than satisfied” with Barcelona’s fringe players, despite their inability to break down Villanovense on Wednesday.
Jordi Masip believes Barcelona were unlucky not to have beaten Villanovense in the Copa del Rey last 32 on Wednesday.
Barcelona’s fringe players failed to make an impact as Villanovense held on for a 0-0 draw and the greatest night in their history on Wednesday.
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As expected, Barcelona ring the changes for tonight’s Copa del Rey last-32 first leg against minnows Villanovense.
Rayo Vallecano Coach Paco Jemez echos comments by Barcelona counterpart Luis Enrique and calls for the Copa del Rey to be played in single-leg ties.
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