Athletico and Barca through to Kings Cup semifinals

Updated: January 30, 2014


Athletico Madrid will take on Real Madrid in the Kings Cup semifinals following a 2-1 win over Athletic Bilbao, 3-1 over the 2 legs.

Real went through to the two-legged semifinals, which are next week and the following week, when they beat Espanyol 1-0 in Madrid on Tuesday for a 2-0 aggregate success

Atletico beat Real 2-1 at Real’s own Bernabeu stadium in last year’s final and appear to have their number this season as well after earning a 1-0 win there in La Liga in August.

Barcelona made light work of Levante when they won 5-1 and 9-2 on aggregate.

The Catalan giants face the winner of tonight’s encounter between Real Sociedad who hold a 3-1 advantage over Racing Santander.

The final is on April 19