Espanyol Shocks Barcelona As Messi Misses Penalty
Espanyol have ended Barcelona’s unbeaten run in all Competition which started in August 2017.The Spanish giants were shocked as they were defeated 1:0 in Copa del Rey quarter-final first leg against Espanyol.
Barcelona continued their impressive form of the season but lacked in goal scoring as their star man Messi missed a penalty which could have put his side up in the 62nd minutes.
The in-form side Barca, were later stunned by Oscar Melendo 88th minute goal, slotting home with two minutes left after racing onto Marc Navarro’s cross.
The La Liga leaders now have their hopes on the second leg which will be played on Thursday 25th, January at Camp Nou.