Real and Espanyol ease into King's Cup semi-finals

January 25, 2006
By Simon Baskett
MADRID, Jan 25 (Reuters) - A coolly taken strike from Robinho earned Real Madrid a 1-0 victory over holders Real Betis at the Bernabeu that sent them into the semi-finals of the King's Cup on Wednesday.

Real were joined in the last four by Espanyol who completed an emphatic 4-0 aggregate win over Cadiz with a 2-0 victory at Montjuic, midfielder Jofre scoring both goals.

But the evening's action was marred by events during the game between Valencia and Deportivo Coruna which ...

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