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Pione Sisto gifted a goal to Luis Suarez as his attempted back pass to Alvarez was intercepted by the Uruguayan.

The title holders had drawn the first leg 1-1 last week with a weakened squad, but named a stronger line-up for the home game to win 6-1 on aggregate.

Barca number 10, Lionel Messi was on fire for his club as he scored two goals for his club in the 13th and 15th minute of the match.

Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez were both given the night off in the first leg, but expect both to feature at some stage on Thursday, and Ousmane Dembele could be set for a start after playing for an hour on the weekend.

Suarez nearly capped the win with a spectacular chip from 40 yards, with the ball just sailing wide of the left-hand post, but Rakitic added gloss to the scoreline three minutes from time with a firm header from Dembele's corner. Barcelona's all-time scoring leader swept Alba's cross past Sergio Alvarez despite the goalkeeper getting a hand to the ball, and he followed up by firing home after another exchange of passes with Alba.

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Daniel Wass and Hugo Malla struggled to keep up with the pace of Jordi Alba and succumbed under pressure.

Celta Vigo faced Barcelona at Nou Camp at the Spanish League and they managed to end the game with a 2-2 draw.

Celta improved a little after half-time but the damage had been done long before Rakitic's header completed the rout, meaning Barca will join Deportivo Alaves, Leganes, Real Madrid, Espanyol, Sevilla, Atletico Madrid and Valencia in the last eight. Correa then headed in from a corner taken by Pablo Sarabia in the 54th. "We are all suffering from the derby loss", Correa said.

Even when Barcelona were comfortably poised at 2-0, their pace did not drop down.

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