FULL-TIME! Barcelona 6-1 Sevilla (6-3 agg): It’s all over and Barcelona have completed their comeback. What a game, what a win, semi-finals here we come!
GOAL! Barcelona 6-1 Sevilla: It really is over now. Barca turn on the style and allow Messi to slot home the sixth after another slick counter.
GOAL! Barcelona 5-1 Sevilla: Luis Suarez grabs a fifth and that must be it now! The striker finishes from close range after a quick break and that should be enough.
GOAL! Barcelona 4-1 Sevilla: Arana smashes home an absolute thunderbolt for the visitors and they have a lifeline! What a game this is.
GOAL! Barcelona 4-0 Sevilla: Sergi Roberto puts Barcelona in charge. A great bit of play sees Roberto find Messi, the captain plays him in and he fires it home!
GOAL! Barcelona 3-0 Sevilla: Coutinhoooooooo! Barcelona are ahead in the tie for the first time. Luis Suarez curls the ball in and Coutinho heads home!
SECOND HALF! Barcelona 2-0 Sevilla: We are back underway at the Camp Nou.Same again please boys!
HALF-TIME! Barcelona 2-0 Sevilla: Peep peep! So far so good for Barca. Goals from Coutinho and Rakitic have the holders level on aggregate at the break. However, there have been a few scares and Barca have needed Jasper Cillessen to be at his best.
GOAL! Barcelona 2-0 Sevilla! Ivan Rakitic scores for Barca and we’re all square at the Camp Nou!
PENALTY SAVED! Barcelona 1-0 Sevilla: Jasper Cillessen saves brilliantly from Ever Banega. Brilliant stuff from the goalkeeper.
PENALTY! Barcelona 1-0 Sevilla: Disaster for Barca! The visitors have a penalty for a push by Gerard Pique on Roque Mesa.
GOAL! Barcelona 1-0 Sevilla: Philippe Coutinho tucks home the spot-kick and Barca are right back in this. It’s 2-1 to Sevilla on aggregate.
PENALTY! Barcelona 0-0 Sevilla: Lionel Messi goes down in the box and Barca have a great chance to get one back!
KICKOFF! Barcelona 0-0 Sevilla: Come on, boys! Please give me a heart attack tonight, as long as we complete the comeback!
Starting XI: Cillessen; Roberto, Piqué, Lenglet, Alba; Rakitic, Busquets, Arthur; Messi, Suárez, Coutinho (4-3-3)
Bench: Ter Stegen, Vermaelen, Semedo, Vidal, Aleñá, Malcom, Boateng
Starting XI: Soriano; Carriço, Kjaer, Gómez; Promes, Roque Mesa, Amadou, Banega, Arana; Sarabia, André Silva (3-5-2)
Bench: Vaclik, Ben Yedder, Marko Rog, Vázquez, Mercado, Javi Vázquez, Bryan
WELCOME TO CAMP NOU FOR A HUGE GAME!!!! The best stadium on Earth is ready to rock as Barcelona try to come back from a 2-0 deficit against Sevilla to reach the Copa del Rey quarterfinals. Things were tough in the first leg, but Lionel Messi will play this one and the team will play at home. This should be both fun and really nervous, so join us to follow and comment all the action. Let’s LIVE BLOG!
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Competition/Round: 2018-19 Copa del Rey, Quarterfinals, 2nd Leg
First Leg Result: Barcelona 0-2 Sevilla
Date/Time: Wednesday, January 30, 2019, 9.30pm CET/WAT (Barcelona & Nigeria), 8.30pm GMT (UK), 3.30pm ET, 12.30pm PT (USA), 2am IST (India, Thursday)
Venue: Camp Nou, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
Referee: José María Sánchez Martínez
HOW TO WATCH, STREAM COPA DEL REY
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How to stream: beIN SPORTS CONNECT (USA & Canada), others
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