Real Madrid beat Leganes 1-0 in the Copa del Rey quarter-finals thanks to Marco Asensio’s late winner, but Zinedine Zidane felt the winger “can do better”.
Gareth Bale, Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo will all miss Real Madrid’s Copa del Rey quarter-final first leg at Leganes on Wednesday.
Barcelona midfielder Paulinho risks a month on the sidelines after suffering a suspected foot injury against Espanyol on Wednesday.
Marcelino was ‘annoyed’ with Valencia’s display against Alaves in the Copa del Rey as “it seemed like we were already in the semi-finals.”
Vincenzo Montella expressed his delight with Sevilla’s 2-1 win at Atletico Madrid but warned “it’s just a base for us to work from.”
Espanyol boss Quique Sanchez Flores suggests he was right to turn down Stoke City as he is ‘grateful’ to the Catalan side.
Gerard Pique slammed Espanyol fans for their conduct against Barcelona and jibed “If I had to choose a defeat, it’d be this one.”
Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde has confirmed that midfielder Rafinha “is one more player that can help us” this season.
Lionel Messi missed a penalty as Espanyol defeated Catalan neighbours Barcelona 1-0 in Wednesday's Copa del Rey quarter-final first leg.
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