Barcelona thrash Elche 5-0

  • Neymar scored twice and Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez pitched in a goal each as Barcelona thrashed Elche 5-0 in the Copa del Rey, according to media reports.

    Neymar opened the scoring in the 35th minute, with Suarez making it 2-0 five minutes later. A Messi penalty extended the lead in the 45th minute before Jordi Alba made it 4-0 in the second half.

    Neymar’s 56th minute goal completed the rout.  

    If things go according to script, Barcelona is set to meet either Atletico Madrid or Real Madrid in the quarters.



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