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FC Barcelona News: 5 March 2021; Gerard Piqué injured, Barça to face Athletic Bilbao in Copa Final

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Athletic Club, Copa del Rey final opponents - FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona now know their opponents in the Copa del Rey final on April 17. It will be Athletic Club, after the 1-2 victory against Levante. Raúl García and Álex Berenguer completed a comeback after Roger Martí's opener and it meant that the Basques qualified for the final by an aggregate score of 3-2, taking into account the 1-1 draw in the first leg at San Mamés.

From 1 to 10: Stats from the great comeback - FC Barcelona
What a win! Barça turned the Copa del Rey semi-final against Sevilla around (3-0), and will play in the final on 17 April. Below we take a look at the best stats, from 1 to 10, of this fantastic Barcelona victory:

Piqué has a sprain in the internal lateral ligament of the right knee - FC Barcelona
The medical assessment and tests performed this morning have shown that first team player Gerard Piqué has a sprain in the internal lateral ligament of his right knee. He is therefore unavailable and the evolution of the injury will determine when he returns

The dressing room, together through thick and thin - SPORT
A comeback, the second big one of the season, can be explained by many things but one is fundamental, the united dressing room and a technical team in sync. Barca have had many magical nights at Camp not but none have been without fans, the player No 12 who pushes on their own and intimidates opponents.

Lionel Messi and Monchi clash in the tunnel - Football Espana
Barcelona won 2-0 to progress with the game ending in controversial circumstances, and according to a report in Diario AS there was friction between Barcelona captain Lionel Messi and Sevilla sporting director Monchi in the tunnel post-game.

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