El Clasico: Madrid vs Barcelona 1-1 Copa del Rey
El Clasico match Madrid vs Barcelona in the first leg of the Copa del Rey semi-final draw
El Clasico match Madrid vs Barcelona in the first leg of the Copa del Rey semi-final draw, at the Santiago Bernabeu on Thursday (31/01/2013), Madrid vs Barcelona drew 0-0 in the first round. New in the second half of the match Barcelona could break the deadlock with a goal that made Cesc Fabregas in the 50th minute.
The Catalans then had plenty of chances to double the advantage. But not earned second goal, goalkeeper Pinto even broken in 81 minutes. Performed brilliantly in the back row Los Merengues, Rapahel Verane refine his appearance with a header goal head that he made.
Score Madrid vs Barcelona 1-1 is slightly favorable. Barcelona for the second leg at the Camp Nou will be held next month, where they played a goalless draw enough to get through to the final. But the fact that Real Madrid were without five pillars reinforced and Barca failed to win even a special note for students Tito Vilanova.
The game Madrid vs Barcelona
Madrid vs Barcelona Shown extra offensive, Madrid already had a chance in the first minute of the match when Gerard Pique tackle on Cristiano Ronaldo had a poked into the penalty box. Pique a yellow card offense and Madrid due to a free kick. Ronaldo Freekick right leads to the target, but the keeper Pinto react quickly to punch the ball away.
Pinto returned to make a rescue in nine minutes. He dispels the skin round the turn direction into the net after a shot from the right Essien hit Jordi Alba. Three minutes later, Barca created the first chance through Alba. Escaped the offside trap to catch bait when Andres Iniesta lever, kick from inside the penalty box Alba strayed far from the target.
Ronaldo, The Portuguese player failed to grab the bait crossing released Karim Benzema in the 19th minute, when his position was right in front of goal. A minute later Xavi turns that make Madrid fans, a free kick that he remove the thin outside the box hit the crossbar.
Carvalho made a blunder that almost made Madrid conceded. Senior defender was wrong to give feedback on Pedro Rodrigues in the penalty box, Xavi can sodoran kicks the ball directly into the goal that has been left goalkeeper. There was no goal in that moment because Raphael Varane brilliantly to block the ball right at the goal line.
Ronaldo released through ball fell right to the feet of Benzema on 26 minutes. In the penalty box Benzema kick him hard just on the outside of the net Pinto. 0-0 score lasted until the interval came the first round.
The second half has been running for a minute Madrid already had a chance to make a goal kick if Benzema in the penalty box did not soar. In the 50th minute Barcelona finally scored. Starting from the action Varane throw the ball in the defense, he was too late to make up the offside trap. Fabregas was freely into the penalty box and dealing with goalkeeper Diego Lopez after can pass from Messi. Fabregas coolly struck the ball into the goal and led, Madrid vs Barcelona 0-1.
Ronaldo again failed to take advantage of opportunities created by his colleagues in the 59th minute. His head was a split second too late to grab the ball crossing the released Essien, Ronaldo but when it was right in front of goal.
Dani Alves almost put Barca added advantage as he drop kicks still goalkeeper Lopez with two hands. Also waste the opportunity to score is Fabregas, to feed flat from Alves in the penalty box, Fabregas floated a thin hard kick over the bar.
Entering 72 minutes Barcelona had a golden opportunity to score his second goal. Through a rapid counterattack faced with Pedro Rodriguez Lopez. In position one and only one is less than three meters from the goal mouth, Pedro kick to the far post was too wide.
Not able to maximize the opportunities you had, Barcelona finally conceded a goal instead should receive. To meet a cross from the right side, Varane won the struggle for the ball with two defenders Barcelona. Header that led to the near post failed driven Pinto. Madrid vs Barcelona 1-1