Barcelona defeat Cornella in extra time

Biratnagar, January 22

Barcelona the most successful club in Copa del Ray have reached the pre-quarter final.

Extra-time strikes from Ousmane Dembele and Martin Braithwaite allowed Barcelona to reach the last 16 of the Copa Del Ray scoring 2 goals against the third division club Cornella last night.

Barcelona missed two penalties in normal time, with midfielder Miralem Pjanic being thwarted late in the first half by Cornella keeper Roman Juan before Dembele hit straight in the 80th minute.  Pjanic missed a penalty in the 39th minute of the match.

Dembele made amends with a vicious long-range strike in the second minute of extra-time. Barcelona scored two goals in extra time after the kickoff time ended in a draw.

Defender of UE Cornella, Estelle got a red card in 118 minutes. After that Martin Brathwaite scored the final goal of the match in 120 minutes. Two goals scored in the extra time took the Barcelona to the Round 16 in the Copa Del Ray.