Reuters / Marcelo Del Pozo
Barcelona inflicted a crushing defeat on Athletic Bilbao (4-0) in the final match of the Copa del Rey, which brought them together on Saturday evening, at the “La Cartuja” stadium in Seville.
French striker Antoine Griezmann scored the lead for the Catalan team, with the passage of a full hour from the start of the match.
His fellow Dutch midfielder, Frenkie de Jong, doubled the score after just three minutes of scoring the first goal.
Then the Argentine star, Lionel Messi, concluded the “Blaugrana” quad by scoring two successive goals, in the two minutes (68 and 72) of the match.