The Catalans, having not demonstrated their best qualities at the Ramon Sanchez Pizhuang stadium in the first fight (0: 2), found themselves in a difficult position. They will have to work hard to ensure that they reach the semifinals of a prestigious tournament.
Ernesto Valverde should put on the game the optimal composition. Immediately he will throw Lionel Messi into the battle, on whom Barcelona is very dependent. In the native walls, “blue garnet” made comebacks more than once. They must confirm their high status in the upcoming meeting.
“Sevilla” a little surprised the football community, having achieved a confident victory in the home match of the cup competition. Having spent a lot of effort to ensure a solid handicap, the wards of Pablo Machin and in Example did not reduce the speed. Two days after the rendezvous with the “Catalans”, they humiliated in their field Levant (5: 0), which has European Cup ambitions.
Away from home, Sevilla, of course, cannot boast of outstanding results, but, having a good margin of safety, it keeps good chances of reaching the semi-finals of the King’s Cup.