FC Barcelona, 2: 0 in the first game, turned the quarter-finals of the return of the Seville Royal Cup. The Catalans won 6-1 and won a semifinals ticket. Thomas Vermaelen he stayed on the bench for the whole meeting.
Barcelona started the match, opening Philippe Coutinha on a penalty (13th). Sevilla could have equalized half an hour, but Ever Banega missed the penalty (27th place). After that, Ivan Rakitić set another goal (31) which allowed Blaugrana to advance in the two-goal locker.
In the second half, Coutinho (53) and Sergi Roberto (54) further increased the gap, while Guilherme Arana restarted Sevilla in a two-time lead over 20 minutes (67). The end of the game finally came to Barcelona, which added the season thanks to Luisu Suarez (89) and Lionel Messi (90 + 2).
In France, deceased Anthony Limbombe, injured ankle, Nantes shared 1-1 against Saint-Etienne on Ligue 1 on the 22nd.
In Scotland, the injured Dedryck Boyat did not participate in Celtic Glasgow with a 2-0 win over St. Johnstone. This is the 16th success of the Celtic Premiership, the championship that he leads with 51 points.