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Luis Enrique's immaculate streak in Copa del Rey

He hasn't lost any of the 18 matches in this competition

Luis Enrique's immaculate streak in Copa del Rey
Luis Enrique's immaculate streak in Copa del Rey

He hasn't lost any of the 18 matches in this competition

Luis Enrique

Luis Enrique's career as FC Barcelona's head coach is on the way to breaking many records. In the first two seasons, the Asturian coach has added seven titles in nine appearances and equaled the spectacular start that Pep Guardiola signed in his first two campaigns.

The current coach is proving a perfect idyll in Copa del Rey competition, in which he has not lost any of the 18 games played. Last season, Barça signed an incredible streak winning nine games.

This year, FC Barcelona have won seven of the nine matches and tied 2. The first game of the competition, against Villanovense, was not won (0-0). The second leg, at Camp Nou, was won without problems (6-1). The other drawn occurred at Valencia's stadium (1-1) in a inconsequential match after the win in the first leg (7-0). The 7th victory in the Copa del Rey this season had to be decided in the second overtime of Luis Enrique as coach of Barça. The first one had also been against Sevilla in the UEFA Super Cup in the beginning of this season.

Luis Enrique, who celebrated title with euphoria, has also become the first coach since 1950 who has won Copa del Rey two seasons in a row. He also equalized legendary coach of Barça of the 5 Cups, Ferran Daucik, winning two doubles (Liga and Copa) in two consecutive seasons.

In the plane back to Barcelona, Luis Enrique uploaded a picture of the Copa won and this message: "Another one home. Visca el Barça!"