Chelsea are now third on three points behind second-placed Valencia.
Late spotkick ruins Liverpool’s rhythm while Chelsea miss theirs to salvage a point.
Chelsea returns to European football's top tier under new management in Frank Lampard, having ushered in a new era where youth will be given its chance to shine.
Spain coach Robert Moreno says the federation is working on bringing Ansu Fati into the Spain team, but the decision will lie with the player.
Ansu Fati, Luis Suarez, Gerard Pique, and Frenkie de Jong all got on the scoresheet as Barca eased past Valencia and moved to the fourth in La Liga.
Lionel Messi will miss Barcelona's La Liga showdown with Valencia and likely Tuesday’s Champions League trip to Dortmund as well.
In addition to some 1,500 people evacuated earlier, another 2,000 residents of the town of Santomera in Murcia were removed from their homes pre-emptively.
Albert Celades undaunted by huge expectations of managing a big club like Valencia.
Eliaquim Mangala joined City from Porto in 2014 but lost his place and has not played a first-team game since Feb 2018.
Barca has set a buyout clause of €200 million in Neto's contract.
Valencia beats Barcelona 2-1 to win the Copa del Rey, ending the Spanish champions’ four-year winning streak in the competition.
Lionel Messi wants Ernesto Valverde to continue as Barcelona coach but admits the team has not recovered from their Champions League loss to Liverpool as they face Valencia in the Copa del Rey final.
Ter Stegen is still feeling discomfort in his right knee and will continue to receive treatment which will rule him out of the Copa del Rey final.
Valencia end the campaign on 61 points to take fourth spot for a second consecutive season.
Luis Suarez's knee surgery means he will miss the two final La Liga games and the Copa del Ray final against Valencia end of the month.
Aubameyang's hat-trick buried any hope of a Valencia comeback in a week of European comebacks.
Arsenal have been dogged by a string of poor displays in away games this season.
Arsenal will head to Spain as favourites to reach the final.
Gameiro helped Atletico Madrid end Arsene Wenger's hopes of a glorious finale last season.
After ceding the early advantage, Villarreal began to enjoy more of the ball.
Kevin Gameiro takes an equaliser for Valencia, leaving the tie in the balance heading into the second leg at the Mestalla stadium on Feb 28.
Messi instigates another Barca comeback at the Camp Nou before placing an injury doubt over his availability for Wednesday's Copa del Rey Clasico against Real Madrid.
Pressure has grown on Coutinho to up his game and he is finally showing glimpses of his true potential.
Valencia have endured a difficult season and sit 9th in La Liga.