Barcelona V Celta - As it happened.

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Barcelona V Celta - As it happened.

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Join us for live updates of the Copa del Rey round of 16 clash between Barcelona and Celta Vigo at the Camp Nou.

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90'
Full-time and Barca make it comfortably into the quarter-finals. Most of the work was done in the first half with Messi scoring twice and Jordi Alba and Luis Suarez making their contribution. Rakitic rounded up the scoring in the second half.
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1 minute stoppage time.
87'
Goal! Dembele provides the cross from the corner and Rakitic is in the middle completely unmarked to head into the corner.
79'
Almost a stunning goal by Suarez. He sees Sergio off his line and goes for goal from 40 yards. Just wide with the keeper beaten.
72'
Arnaiz hits the side-netting after a good pass from Dembele.
69'
The crowd on their feet as Dembele races forward and his shot is blocked for a corner.
67'
Semedo finds Suarez in the area but the striker sends his volley into the stands.
63'
Maxi goes round Vermaelen in the box but Semedo gets back to block.
62'
Iniesta replaced by Arnaiz.
59'
Messi's night is over and he receives a huge ovation from the stands. Dembele on for Barca.
55'
A brief period of Celta resistance is followed by Barcelona getting into their familiar rhythm. Suarez hits the upright again, but he's offside, AGAIN.
49'
So easy for Barcelona. A long ball from Cillessen finds Suarez and his cross can't quite find Gomes.
48'
Emre Mor had a crack but his effort was sent flying into the stands.
46'
We're back underway! Can Celta get back into this? Radoja and Maxi on for Wass and Aspas. Vermaelen on for Pique.
45'
Barcelona with a convincing display and the tie may well be over. Messi scored a brace, before Jordi Alba and Luis Suarez piled misery on the visitors. The first half rather petered out but more to come in the second!
40'
Barcelona are enjoying themselves here but they have taken a step back. Can Celta respond?
34'
Barcelona look unstoppable and it could be a long game for Celta. Suarez hits the post but he is flagged offside.
31'
Goal! While Messi looks inspired for the hosts, it's not Celta's day. Sisto passes the ball into the path of Suarez in the box and the striker fires past Sergio.
28'
Goal! Jordi Alba, after providing two assists for Messi, he is returned the favour with a sensational ball finding the left-back inside the box and he finished easily past Sergio.
26'
Suarez taked one touch in the box and goes for the spectacular finish with his back to the goal but it drifts wide.
24'
Aspas inside the Barcelona box but his shot is blocked. Barcelona look sharp as they break with pace but Jordi Alba's cross is cut out.
22'
Sergio saves well after a powerful effort from Iniesta. Celta struggling to respond.
21'
Barcelona playing confidently and creating danger in the final third easily. Rakitic blazes an effort high and wide.
15'
Goal! Messi grabs a second! Jordi Alba again involved as he receives the ball on the left and plays the return pass for Messi to stroke across goal and into the bottom corner.
13'
Goal! Jordi Alba taps the ball into the middle with Messi arriving to the edge of the box and connecting a sweet volley into the bottom right corner. Alvarez got a touch but could not keep it out.
10'
For all Barcelona's dominance, Sergio Alvarez is tested for the first time by a low effort from Messi from 20 yards. The keeper gets down to gather.
7'
Messi getting involved early on, looking to link up with Suarez. Celta waiting patiently to hit on the break.
5'
Barcelona are seeing most of the ball and have looked dangerous when going forward. Valverde will be happy with his team so far.
2'
First sign of danger from Messi, driving into the box. He is brought down but the referee waves play on. No complaints.
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We're underway at the Camp Nou! 90 minutes to decide who will be in the last eight (120 if this goes to extra-time). Barcelona on the ball first.
Prev.
Here come the players. Huge night at the Camp Nou as Barcelona look to keep their hopes of a treble alive. Celta will have to produce their best to spring an upset.
Prev.
After the 1-1 result in the first leg the tie is far from over. A place in the last eight of the Copa del Rey up for grabs!
Prev.
Barcelona line up a strong side on paper against a Celta Vigo side who knocked out Real Madrid in last season's quarter-finals. Messi and Luis Suarez both start and Paulinho and Debele are named on the bench. Iago Aspas leads the visitors, with Emre Mor making a rare start.
Prev.
Celta: Sergio Álvarez; Hugo Mallo, Sergi Gómez, Fontàs, Jonny; Wass, Jozabed, Lobotka; Mor, Iago Aspas, Sisto.
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Barcelona: Cillessen; Semedo, Mascherano, Piqué, Alba; Busquets, Rakitic, André Gomes; Messi, Suárez, Iniesta.
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