The next chapter in the most famous club rivalry in football continues in the Copa Del Rey semifinal second leg between Barcelona, holding a slight advantage thanks to an away goal, and Real Madrid; and if you don’t know where to watch this game live, we’re here to help.
This is already the fifth time the two teams have met this season. It began with the Super Cup clashes – the first of which was won by Barcelona, 3-2. Real Madrid won in the second leg 2-1, and won the preseason title thanks to the away goals advantage. In the league, it ended in a 2-2 draw. The first leg of the semifinal ended in a 1-1 draw at the Santiago Bernabeu.
Barcelona arrive with three consecutive league wins to boast, but also a 2-0 defeat at the San Siro against AC Milan in the Champions League worrying them, as is the fact that they’ve conceded in 11 consecutive matches. Their top scorer this season is Lionel Messi, scoring 49 goals in all competitions this season. In the Copa Del Rey, it is David Villa leading the troops with 5 goals so far.
Real Madrid have not lost a match since dropping 3 points against Granada more than three weeks ago. Since then it has been three league wins and a 1-1 draw with Manchester United in the Champions League. The team’s top scorer in all competitions this season is Cristiano Ronaldo with 39 goals; He and Karim Benzema share the lead in the Copa Del Rey with 4 goals each.
Where to Watch
We have three recommended sources to use in this one. FirstRow offer these two options: 1 & 2. VIP box, in our opinion the strongest and least likely to crash of providers, offer plenty of options to choose from. We recommend picking the first. There’s always the Sopcast option which is also pretty reliable, but means you’ll have to download something on to your computer.