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Marco Asensio lifts stuttering Real Madrid at Leganes

Marco Asensio scored a late goal to end Real Madrid's run of three games without a win. Real Madrid forward Marco Asensio struck an 89th-minute volley to give the floundering European champions a badly-needed 1-0 win at Leganes on Thursday in a King’s Cup quarter-final first leg. Real coach Zinedine Zidane left

Costa strike not enough as Sevilla down Atletico

Diego Costa's third goal in four matches wasn't enough for Atletico Madrid as Sevilla twice scored late to stun their hosts 2-1 in the first leg of the Copa del Rey quarter-finals on Wednesday, while Valencia also came from a goal down to beat lowly Alaves. Costa struck for dominant Atletico

Atletico Madrid Crush Lleida in Copa del Rey

Former Chelsea striker Diego Costa scored just five minutes into his Atletico Madrid return. The home side held their own in the early stages of the contest, but it was not long before Diego Simeone's team took control of proceedings. Despite the visitors seeing more of the ball, Kevin Gameiro and Fernando

Torres double sees Simeone´s men cruise through

Atletico Madrid have reached the last 16 of the Copa del Rey thanks to a 3-0 win over Elche which sees Diego Simeone's side progress 4-1 on aggregate. Level at 1-1 from last month's first leg at the Estadio Manuel Martínez Valero, Los Colchoneros never looked in danger of a giant-killing

Barcelona hammer Real Murcia to progress in Copa del Rey

Triple King’s Cup holders Barcelona stormed into the last 16 by hammering Real Murcia 5-0 on Wednesday with a second-string team, completing an 8-0 aggregate victory over the third division side. Barca coach Ernesto Valverde made nine changes against Murcia to the side that drew 1-1 with Valencia in Sunday’s top-of-the-table

Atletico Madrid held at Elche in Copa del Rey

Atletico Madrid were held to a 1-1 draw by Elche in the first leg of their last-32 Copa del Rey clash on Wednesday night. Thomas Partey's 17th-minute header saw Atletico take the lead against the Segunda B club, but Elche levelled the scores early in the second period through a Lolo