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FC Barcelona News: 8 February 2017; Barça hold Atlético Madrid to draw, Luis Suárez to miss Copa del Rey Final

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FC Barcelona v Atlético Madrid: Barça battle through to the final! (1-1, 3-2 aggregate) - FC Barcelona
Luis Suárez’s tap-in just before half-time is enough to see the Catalans into fourth consecutive Copa del Rey final despite late drama which saw the visitors equalise and the Uruguayan sent off

Andrés Iniesta eyeing third consecutive Copa title - FC Barcelona
The captain returns to the team and lauds the collective work of his teammates for getting through to another cup final

Luis Enrique: We dedicate this to the fans - FC Barcelona
Barça coach Luis Enrique Martínez appeared proud to have led his side to yet another Copa del Rey, his third in three seasons with the Club and FC Barcelona’s fourth in row.

Luis Suárez and Sergi Roberto to miss Copa del Rey final - FC Barcelona
The only two bad things to come out of Barça’s fourth straight berth in the Copa del Rey final were a pair of second-half expulsions to Luis Suárez and Sergi Roberto, who saw two yellow cards each in Tuesday night’s tense, semi-final return leg against Atlético Madrid at Camp Nou.

For FC Barcelona, seven Copa del Rey finals in the last nine years - FC Barcelona
Barça have reached the domestic cup final in seven of the last nine seasons and are currently the team who have won the competition on most occasions, 28 to be precise. In modern times the only other decade to come close was between 1981 and 1990 when the blaugranes reached six finals, winning four of them.

FC Barcelona players celebrate another Copa del Rey final berth, on social media - FC Barcelona
See what the team members posted on their own accounts following Tuesday's big win at Camp Nou

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