Antoine Griezmann’s brace spares Quique Setien’s blushes once the Frenchman scores stoppage-time winner to ascertain Catalan giants come from behind to advance within the Copa del Rey.
Antoine Griezmann ensured that there was no giant-killing within the Copa del Rey by scoring a devastating stoppage-time winner as Barcelona had to come back from behind to beat Ibiza-Eivissa.
The hosts, WHO play within the third-tier of Spanish football, took a shock lead after Javier Perez Mateo’s shot took a deflection off pep Caballe and past Neto in the Barcelona net.
It could’ve got an entire ton worse for the LaLiga leaders just nine minutes once Caballe but were lucky to ascertain a second goal ruled out for a foul.
Barcelona really struggled to threaten the hosts’ goal within the first half and did not even register an effort on goal in a very woeful offensive display.
Five minutes before the break, Ibiza should’ve been 2-0 up going into half-time after Rai Nascimento Oliveira’s effort smacked the bottom of the post before Angel Rodado saw his follow-up shot tipped over by Neto.
While Quique Setien’s men lacked any leading edge going forward, they did get an equaliser through Antoine Griezmann, WHO managed to beat the offside trap before rolling his shot calmly into the net.
It was Griezmann WHO would strike once more in the ninety fifth minute to send Barcelona through ANd avoid an embarrassing giant-killing in the Copa del Rey.
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