Barcelona beats Atletico 3-2 to reach Copa del Rey semis; Spurs advance to League Cup final



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Barcelona's Neymar, left, scores his second goal during a second leg quarterfinal Copa del Rey soccer match between Atletico de Madrid and FC Barcelona at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid, Spain, Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)


Barcelona's Neymar celebrates his second goal during a second leg quarterfinal Copa del Rey soccer match between Atletico de Madrid and FC Barcelona at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid, Spain, Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)


Atletico de Madrid player Fernando Torres, right, kisses the grass as he celebrates after scoring a goal with team mate Raul Garcia during a second leg quarterfinal Copa del Rey soccer match between Atletico de Madrid and FC Barcelona at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid, Spain, Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza)


Tottenham's Christian Eriksen celebrates with teammates after his team's English League Cup Semi-Final victory over Sheffield United at Bramall Lane Stadium, Sheffield, England, Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Jon Super)


Tottenham's Christian Eriksen takes the ball downfield during his team's English League Cup Semi-Final second leg soccer match between Sheffield United and Tottenham at Bramall Lane Stadium, Sheffield, England, Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Jon Super)


Neymar scored twice, and Barcelona won 3-2 at Atletico Madrid on Wednesday night to reach the Copa del Rey semifinals on 4-2 aggregate.

Barcelona will play Villarreal or Getafe, who play Thursday following the Yellow Submarine's 1-0 win in the first leg. Espanyol goes to Sevilla ahead 3-1, and Athletic Bilbao hosts Malaga after a scoreless opening leg in the home-and-home, total-goals series

Atletico finished two men short after Gabi Fernandez (end of first half) and Mario Suarez (84th minute) received their second yellow cards.

Fernando Torres put Atletico ahead 39 seconds in, but Lionel Messi started a counterattack that

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