Team punch ticket to last round of Spanish Cup after knocking out Villarreal 6-2 on aggregate
FC Barcelonahave qualified forthe final of theSpanish Cupafter beatingVillarreal in the semi-finals6-2 on aggregate,sending the Club to its fifthfinalin sevenseasons where they'll seek to win their 27thCupin team historyagainstAthleticClub Bilbao.
Two titles in four years
Thestreakbeganthe 2008/09 season whenthe playersliftedtheCupafter defeatingAthleticClubbya score of4-1at the Mestalla.Two years later in 2010/11 they lost the final in overtimeagainst RealMadrid.
The following seasonthe team led byPepGuardiolareclaimed the titleafter defeatingAthletic Bilbaoat the VicenteCalderon(3-0).The lastfinalBarcaplayed in was last year, when they fell2–1 to Real Madridat the Mestalla.