Karim Benzema’s hat-trick fired Actual Madrid into the Copa del Rey ultimate.© AFP
Actual Madrid captain Karim Benzema scored a second-half hat-trick as Los Blancos outclassed their bitter Barcelona facet in a 4-0 Copa del Rey at Camp Nou on Wednesday. Carlo Ancelotti’s males reached the ultimate 4-1 on combination, knocking out the 31-time document Spanish cup winners after Vinicius Junior opened the scoring and Karim Benzema scored a hat-trick within the second half of the second leg. Madrid turfed out the document 31-time cup winners with a muscular efficiency on a spiky night time in Barcelona, the place in addition they ended a demoralising run of three consecutive Clasico defeats.
Watch: Karim Benzema nets hat-trick as Actual Madrid put Barcelona to sword
BENZEMA MAKES IT 2-0 WHAT A GOAL, THE BEST STRIKER IN THE WORLDpic.twitter.com/j6Vmzjp9Fu
— Noodle Vini (@vini_ball) April 5, 2023
Vinicius wins a penalty and Benzema makes it 3-0 on the Camp Nou pic.twitter.com/wkpGIc5x2H
— (@ViniXtra_) April 5, 2023
Barcelona (1) 0-4 (4) Actual Madrid
Benzema hace HAT-TRICK vs Barcelona. pic.twitter.com/duQcnd5gvk
— CRACKS (@cracks_oficial) April 5, 2023
Barcelona have been with out injured quartet Ousmane Dembele, Pedri, Frenkie de Jong and Andreas Christensen, and ultimately it informed.
The sport began at a livid tempo and depth, each groups eager to succeed in the ultimate, however completely determined to not be knocked out by the opposite.
Barca coach Xavi was booked for protesting a foul as tempers boiled over, whereas Gavi and Vinicius have been additionally issued yellow playing cards as they scrapped.
1000’s of Barcelona followers chanted Lionel Messi’s identify within the tenth minute, amid hypothesis he might go away Paris Saint-Germain, and they might have dearly cherished among the Argentine’s magic.
Madrid have lifted the Copa del Rey on 19 events, whereas their opponents Osasuna have by no means gained it, securing passage to their second ultimate after beating Athletic Bilbao on Tuesday.