Easy for Barca in Copa del Rey

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De­nis Suarez struck twice for Copa del Rey hold­ers Barcelona as they thrashed Cul­tural Leonesa 4-1 yes­ter­day morn­ing (Sin­ga­pore time) to progress to the last 16 5-1 on ag­gre­gate.

The mid­fielder has barely fea­tured this sea­son but put him­self in the shop win­dow with a con­fi­dent dis­play against the third-tier side in a com­fort­able round of 32, sec­ond-leg vic­tory. Barca’s other goalscor­ers were Mu­nir El Had­dadi and Mal­com.

The La Liga lead­ers will be joined in the next round by Atletico Madrid, who ham­mered Sant An­dreu 4-0 to progress 5-0 on ag­gre­gate.

– REUTERS

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