Neymar’s first-half penalty was enough to give Barcelona their first win at Real Sociedad’s Anoeta in eight attempts to end a run which lasted almost a decade.
Both Real Sociedad and Barcelona have opted for strong starting elevens as the Catalans seek to end their eight-game winless streak at Anoeta.
Zinedine Zidane admits Real Madrid’s loss at Sevilla on Sunday night may have damaged his side psychologically for their Copa Del Rey defeat to Celta Vigo.
Celta Vigo inflicted a second successive defeat on Real Madrid as goals from Iago Aspas and Jonny secured a first leg Copa victory at the Bernabeu.
Real Madrid and Celta Vigo both field strong sides for tonight's Copa Del Rey quarter final first leg at the Bernabeu, with both sides starting a 4-3-3 formation.
Copa Del Rey holders Barcelona will face Real Sociedad in the quarter finals as they will attempt to end their eight-game winless run at Anoeta.
Sergio Ramos has defended his gestures to Sevilla fans after scoring his penalty in Thursday night’s thrilling draw in the Copa Del Rey.
Marcelo says La Liga “is the best and there are only great games in it” ahead of Real Madrid’s rematch against Sevilla on Sunday.
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has called out Sevilla fans for the negative reception they gave Sergio Ramos in the Copa del Rey on Thursday.
Real Madrid survived a Sevilla onslaught but came back to draw 3-3, reach the Copa del Rey quarter-finals and set a new record of 40 games unbeaten.
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