Team reservation Barcelona His seat in the semi-finals King’s Cup of SpainAfter the dramatic victory over its host, the Granada team, by five goals to three, in the match that was held at the “Nuevo Los Carmenis” stadium, in the quarter-finals of the current season 2020-20214 of the King’s Cup after resorting to overtime.
The match ended with a positive tie with two goals each, Brazilian Kennedy scored Granadas first goal in the 33rd minute, after he took advantage of a fatal mistake from Barcelonas defenders to disperse the ball. Argentine star Lionel Messi got a yellow card in the 25th minute.
In the second half, veteran Roberto Soldado scored Granadas second goal in the 47th minute of a counterattack, Barcelona players failed to score any goals despite the many opportunities that emerged for the players, and the crossbar received a ball for Frenchman Osman Dembele.
In the 88th minute, Antoine Griezmann narrowed the difference to Barca by scoring the first goal, before Gori Alba managed to score the deadly equalizer in overtime.
In extra time, Griezmann scored Barcelonas third goal from a header in the 100th minute, before Granada equalized through Del Vico from the penalty spot in the 103rd minute.
In the 108th minute, the Dutchman Wernke de Jong scored the fourth Barcelona goal, before Gori Alba concluded the goals of the exciting match in the 113th minute.
With this, Barcelona will join the Seville and Levante teams, while the meeting between Real Betis and its guest Atletim Bilbao will be decided on the fourth semi-final qualifier today..
Granada vs Barcelona
Goalkeepers: Ter Stegen.
Defense line: Sergi Roberto – Araujo – Umtiti – Alba.
Midfield: De Jong – Busquets – Pedri.
Offensive line: Griezmann – Messi – Trinkau.