October 23, 2021


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Yunus Musah pokes home late equalizer as Valencia survive Terrassa scare in Copa del Rey

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Yunus MusahYunus Musah was an unlikely saviour for Valencia after his last-gasp goal sent their Copa del Rey clash against Terrassa into extra time before the Bats emerged 4-2 victorious in extra time.Valencia were the bookies favourites to advance to the next round of the Spanish Copa del Rey at the expense of lower-tier side Terrassa on Wednesday.But it was Terrassa who drew first blood courtesy Jaume Pascual in the 9th minute.In the 50th minute, Alejandro Fernandez made it 2-0 for the hosts against the run of the play.Valencia had to dig deep to half the scoreline through Carlos Solers 83rd minute penalty strike.Coach Javi Gracia called upon Yunus Musah, who was given a rest after playing every game since the start of the season, to replace Jesus Vasquez in the 86th minute.Musah demonstrated his importance to the team after noticing up the equalizer in the 91st minute.Valencia went on to clinch a passage to the next stage of the competition after Goncalo Guedes scored twice in extra time.

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