Copa del Rey news

Cesc: Messi will answer Real on the pitch

February 26, 2013
By Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent
Barcelona midfielder Cesc Fabregas says that team-mate Lionel Messi will answer recent criticism from Real Madrid winger Jose Callejon and the Madrid media on the pitch during Tuesday's Copa del Rey semi-final second leg at the Camp Nou.

• Messi calls for improvement

Reports in the Spanish media accused Messi of verbally accosting both Madrid defender Alvaro Arbeloa and assistant coach Aitor Karanka in the aftermath of last month's first leg at the Estadio Santiago ...

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