Peñíscola 4-3 Barça: Out of the Copa del Rey

Peñíscola 4-3 Barça: Out of the Copa del Rey

Two goals in the last minute knock the blaugranes out of the cup competition

Despite giving everything from kick off, the FC Barcelona futsal team are out of the Copa del Rey after losing 4-3 to Peñíscola in this one leg knockout match at the Pabellón Juan Vizcarro.

Sergio Gonzalez shows the way

The blaugranes had the early chances, Plaza having to clear a Sergio Gonzalez shot off the line after nine minutes. However, he wasn't to be denied for long, his shot into the top corner a minute later opening the scoring (0-1, min. 10).

Peñíscola appeared to have equalised but it was ruled out due to a refereeing error. However, they weren't to be denied for long either, Juanqui getting the equaliser after 14 minutes. Half time score 1-1.

Lead taken twice but out in the final minute

Sergio Gonzalez scored again after the restart, ending a good counterattack by Erick and Coelho at the far post (1-2, min. 23). Aware of the one-legged nature of the game, Peñíscola upped the tempo and go their equaliser wen Coelho scored an own goal after a Diego Sancho shot (2-2, min. 30)

Back came Barça, though, skipper Lozano making it 2-3 at a vital time in the game (min. 34), with victory in sight. However, there was still more drama as Juanqui scored twice in 30 seconds of the final minute to complete his hattrick to leave Barça without a chance to respond or to progress further in the Copa del Rey.


Peñíscola 4
Barça 3

Peñíscola: Starna, Plaza, Jose Mario, Elías, Juanqui - starting five - Diego Sancho, José Mario, Saladié, Anaya, Paniagua, Cristian

Barça: Feixas, Antonio, Lozano, Matheus, Pito - starting five - Coelho, Adolfo, Erick, Dyego, Sergio Gonzalez, Catela

Goals: 0-1, Sergio Gonzalez (min.10); 1-1, Juanqui (min. 14); 1-2, Sergio Gonzalez (min. 23); 2-2, Coelho (pp, min. 30); 2-3, Lozano (min. 34); 3-3, Juanqui (min. 40); 4-3, Juanqui (min. 40).

Referees: Aitor Felipe, David Urdanoz. Yellow cards for Erick, Catela Plaza, José Mario, and Juanqui. Red card for Elías.

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