ALAVES NEWS

David Villa has been given the all clear by medical staff at Barcelona to feature in tonight’s Copa del Rey match.
Tito Vilanova has admitted that there is likely more value placed on teams winning competitions with home-grown stars, than with bought talent.
Barcelona have rested Lionel Messi and a number of other first team stars for their second leg Copa del Rey clash with Alaves this week.
Barcelona goalkeeper Jose Manuel Pinto played down an incident where he was hit by an object in the Copa del Rey game at Alaves.
David Villa responded with irony when reminded after the Alaves game he had not scored in two consecutive matches for 12 months.
Barcelona boss Tito Vilanova hailed the attitude of his players following the 3-0 Copa del Rey win over Alaves.
Barcelona and Valencia got their Copa del Rey campaigns off to the best possible start with a pair of comfortable victories.
Tito Vilanova has applauded Golden Boot winner Lionel Messi and promised the Barcelona team that meets Alaves will be competitive.
Segunda Division B outfit Alaves will face Barcelona in the Copa del Rey this Tuesday with the intention of winning, says their Coach.
The draw for the last 32 of the Copa del Rey has been made at Los Rozas Sports City in Madrid on Thursday.
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