Leo Messi, during a party of Glass of the King against Valencia


Leo Messi, key in almost all the finals of Glass of the King that has played with the Barça

Published:24/05/2019 - 20:43h

Updated:24/05/2019 - 20:43h

Have to Leo Messi in the team always is a guarantee, but in finals of Glass of the King even more. The '10' of the FC Barcelona is used to to be decisive in this type of parties, and suffices with looking his contribution in the eight finals coperas that has played

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The FC Barcelona has had the big luck to have in the staff to the best player of the world during more than a decade, and probably also the best of the history. Although it would have to have won more titles of Champions League dressed of Barcelona, of what walks sobrado is of trophies of Glass of Rey. Already it adds six, and this Saturday could heave with the seventh.

In total has contested to date eight finals of Glass of the King with the FC Barcelona, and in almost all has been decisive. The first of them was the one who played in 2009 against the Athletic Club, in Mestalla. The culés won to the Basques by 1-4 tracing back the initial goal of Toquero. Yaya Touré Marked the tie, and Leo Messi premièred in a final annotating the second so much. Bojan And Xavi sentenced the crash.

Two years later, in 2011, the FC Barcelona returned to a final of Glass of Rey. It confronted to the Real Madrid of Mourinho and Cristiano Ronaldo, and the merengues surpassed by the minimum to the Barça with a goal of the Portuguese in the extention, finished to centre of Ángel Gave María. Messi gave an assistance of goal to Pedro, but the target was cancelled by an offside very adjusted. It was the only trophy that escaped , since the FC Barcelona would achieve at all less than five titles this year.

In 2012, the culés took out the spine again against the Athletic Club (0-3), without leaving them breathe and being upper along the ninety minutes. Pedro marked two goals, whereas Leo Messi assisted to Andrés Iniesta so that it marked the third and last so much of the party. Two seasons afterwards, Messi played his classical more discreet in the season 2013-14, renqueante still of the long injury that had suffered that campaign.

The Real Madrid surpassed to the FC Barcelona (2-1) thanks to a big career of Gareth Bleat that it left portrayed to Marc Bartra. The central Catalan, this yes, had marked of head previously the goal of the tie. It was the second Glass of the King that lost Messi with the Barça to hands of the merengues, and to date the last as it accumulates four consecutive trophies.

The one of 2015 was the final of Glass more remembered of 'The Flea'. The Argentinian, hit to the right band, dribbled to until four rival defenders defining with a shot crossed in front of Iraizoz, in a played spectacular that gave the turn to the world through the social networks. In the three following finals, Messi also was key.

Against the Seville (2-0) in 2016 the rosarino delivered two assistances -to Alba and to Neymar- in Vicente Calderón. A year afterwards, in front of the Sportive Alavés, his contribution also was essential when annotating the first so much to the half hour of game, contributing like this to the 3-1 definite. The last final copera, the one of the year happened against the Seville (5-0) was an authentic festival of the Barça.

Messi, first final like captain of the Barça

Leo Messi saw again goal in the party of farewell of Andrés Iniesta, the one who also marked and played one of his best parties with the elastic Barcelona. Also 'they wetted' Luis Suárez (2) and Coutinho in the goleada final. Now, of face to this Saturday, Leo Messi aspires to raise his seventh Glass of the King with the Barça, and the first like first captain of the team. It will be very alone in the front of attack, but gives the same. An only chispazo of magic of Messi, was in played or to unemployed balloon, can decide any party.

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