The 2020/2021 season was not a good one for Barcelona. The team finished in third place in the Primera, its worst result in more than 10 years. By the way, free livescore of La Liga matches are available on the sports statistics website.
As for the Catalans, they were able to save a not very successful campaign thanks to the victory in the Spanish Cup. The team’s path to the trophy was not easy. Barcelona had to win against such clubs as:
- Cornellà. The Catalans had no problems with a representative of the lower division, quietly winning with a score of 2-0.
- Rayo Vallecano. The club from Madrid put up more decent resistance to the Catalans, but lost with a score of 2-1.
- Granada. Barcelona won the game with a score of 5-3.
- Sevilla. The semifinal duel consists of two matches. The Andalusian’s won the first game with a score of 2-0 and seemed to have secured a ticket to the next round of the tournament. However, in the return match, Barcelona thrashed their opponents with a score of 3-0, which advanced them to the final.
Atlético was the opponent of the Catalans in the decisive competition. By the way, all livescore matches of this club are absolutely free on the site of sports statistics. The Catalans had no problems in the decisive game. They defeated the opponent with a score of 4-0.
That victory in the Spanish Cup was 31st in the history of Barcelona. The Catalans have no equal in the number of wins of this trophy. By the way, it was the last Cup that Lionel Messi won with the “Blaugranes”.
What helped the Catalans win the Spanish Cup?
Barcelona was initially seen by many as one of the favorites in this tournament. After, it became clear that it would not be possible to win the championship, so the club focused on the Cup. By the way, thanks to mobile livescore you can comfortably follow the matches from the world of this tournament.
The Catalans showed their class in the decisive games. If the reserves mainly played in the early stages, then all the stars were already on the field in the main games. The excellent play of Messi, Griezmann, Busquets and many others is the main secret of the victory of the Catalans. At that time, the team all understood that the Cup is the only chance to win the trophy, so there was no problem with motivation.
Barcelona was stronger than Atlético in the final game. All the goals were scored in the second half. This proves that the Catalans were physically more prepared for this match. By the way, now it is easy to follow the livescore of all the matches with their participation via mobile devices. It is enough to visit the sports statistics site to get the current picture of events. Follow the team’s matches in all tournaments, because now it’s so easy.