This has been a shocking quarter-final stage, with Atlético Madrid and Real Madrid already eliminated from the competition,Sheffield Wednesday vs Reading live watch,Espanyol vs Barcelona live STRAM and with Barça having a realistic chance of going out we could see the three giants of Spain crashing out of the Cup in the same week, which would be a truly stunning outcome in what is usually a pretty boring competition.
Barça will have to take the game very seriously and play all of their best players to have a chance, including Lionel Messi. The good news is that Philippe Coutinho is ready to make his debut and Andrés Iniesta is back from injury, which means Messi will have plenty of help to beat Barça’s crosstown rivals and reach the Final Four.
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Reading, on the other hand, saw their three-match unbeaten streak ended by Brentford (0-1) on Saturday. Some would say their confidence could be dented but we’ve seen them struggle to score goals and fail to do so in three of their last four outings across competitions, only outclassing Stevenage (3-0) in FA Cup in the process. We’ve seen them net just one goal in five away games and this will be even more worrying for the travelling fans.
Luhukay’s sole win in charge of the Owls since replacing Carlos Carvalhal earlier this month was against Carlisle in a third-round replay, while the Dutchman’s first two league games both ended in goalless draws.”We are now in the third week and we have confidence in the players,” said Luhukay. “The trust is there and we have made some steps forward. We must raise the players to the highest levels they have.