Valencia vs. Real Madrid: 6 Things Learned from Copa del Rey Quarter-Final

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Valencia vs. Real Madrid: 6 Things Learned from Copa del Rey Quarter-Final
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Real Madrid have reached the semi-final of the Copa del Rey after a bad-tempered 1-1 draw away at Valencia, saw them win 3-1 on aggregate over two legs.

Karim Benzema opened the scoring for Real Madrid just before half-time, to give the away side what looked like an unassailable lead in the tie. However, the sending off of Fabio Coentrao, quickly followed by a Valencia equaliser from Tino Costa gave Los Che a glimmer of hope.

Yet despite Real Madrid going down to nine-men and Valencia's continued probing, Real Madrid were not in the mood to collapse. Here's six things we learned from the Copa del Rey quarter-final second leg.

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