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Real Madrid knocked out of Cup 4-3 by visitors Sociedad

02 February, 2020 8:54 am 8:54 am

MADRID (Reuters) – Real Madrid were dumped out of the Copa del Rey at the quarter-final stage on Thursday after losing 4-3 at home to Real Sociedad in a hugely entertaining game which saw two goals ruled out by video technology and a late red card for the visitors. Sociedad’s Sweden forward Alexander Isak inspired … Read More


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Messi on song as Barca ease into Copa quarters

01 January, 2020 10:11 am 10:11 am

MADRID (Reuters) – A Lionel Messi-inspired Barcelona eased past Leganes 5-0 to reach the Copa del Rey quarter-finals. Leganes, second-bottom of La Liga, made a number of changes from the side that secured a 0-0 draw against Atletico Madrid at the weekend and a full-strength Barca took advantage. Last season’s Copa runners-up went ahead after … Read More


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Messi finishes Europe’s top scorer for third straight year

05 May, 2019 10:34 am 10:34 am

BARCELONA (Reuters) – Lionel Messi has become the first player to win Europe’s Golden Shoe award for three straight years after his nearest challenger Kylian Mbappe failed to score the four goals he needed in Paris St Germain’s final league match of the season. Messi earned the honour, which goes to the leading scorer in … Read More