«Barcelona» has practically solved the problem of reaching the final of the King Cup. In the first match of the semi-finals the Catalans finished in Valencia 7:0.
In this match in the «bats» debuted the Russian Denis Cheryshev.
Barcelona: Ter Stegen, Piqué (Bartra, 61), Mathieu, Jordi Alba (Adrian, 70), Aleix Vidal, Iniesta (Sergi Roberto, 46), Arda Turan, Sergio Busquets, Messi, Suarez, Neymar
Valencia: Ryan, Barragan, Siqueira (Driven, 46), Mustafi, Jose Gaya, Joao Cancela (Cheryshev, 58), Santos, Parejo, André Gomes, Danilo (Feghouli, 33), Rodrigo
Already in the 12th minute, the hosts were leading 2:0 – scored twice Luis Suarez. On 29 th minute Lionel Messi made the score 3:0.
In the final seconds of the first half the guests were in the minority. Was removed Mustafi. For this violation has been assigned a penalty, which Neymar converted.
In the 58th minute Messi scored the 500 th goal in career, 74-th – 501 th. Then two more goals for were scored by Suarez.