Barcelona beat Segunda side Rayo Vallecano 2-1 in a Copa del Rey clash yesterday thanks to the goals from Lionel Messi and Frenkie De Jong as the midfielder continues to shine in his new more advanced midfield role.
“I don’t know how many I’m going to score,”
Frenkie de Jong
, the matchwinner, said post-match as carried by Marca.
“I’m getting into the box a little more now and that’s why I can score more.
“We had enough opportunities to score, we played quite well. We’re in a good moment and the team is doing well. We’re growing every week and we have to continue like this. It’s very important to have passed [through the tie].”
current La Liga position, this match was more important for them as they’re eying a possible silverware for this season.