Barcelona Moves on to the Copa Del Rey Semi-Finals

Barcelona was triumphant against Real Sociedad in the quarter-finals. After defeating Real Sociedad with a score of 1-0 they reached the semi-finals of Copa de Rey. It was a straight loss of Real Sociedad to Barcelona, 2nd overtime among the 31 matches they have played against this club.

Among the players of Barcelona, it was Ousmane Dembele who controlled the ball. He then scored the opening goal for his side. He scored an early goal when the second half had started. It then helped the team keep an upper side till the end of the game. They can defeat the 10-man team of Real Sociedad, even though the game was held on their home grounds. After this, they have now reached the semi-finals of the match.

Before this Real Sociedad was on a winning streak, in the game against Barcelona Sergio Busquets was tackled by Brais Mendez. However, the latter could not prevent the goal from happening. Basque Country arrived in this game as one of the hottest Spain teams. They have 21 wins out of 28 matches. This has been across all competitions this season. However, in the match, Barcelona was in control. They scored in the 52nd minute. Though Real Sociedad did get some chances but could not capitalize on the same. It was also because of the effective defenses of Marc-André ter Stegen, the goalkeeper of Barcelona.
Last season Barcelona had been eliminated in the round of 16. They had won the title last in 2021 before Lionel Messi left. Robert Lewandowski was brought back by the Barcelona coach while David Silva was missing from the Sociedad team because he was recovering from a muscle injury. Draw for the semi-finals will take place on Monday. Other games include Sevilla playing against Osasuna and Real Madrid playing Atletico Madrid in the coming week.