Real Madrid take 2-0 1st leg lead over Valencia
Real Madrid 2 – Valencia 0 (Copa del Rey, January 15, 2013) (Alternative all goals clip & longer highlights.) Cristiano Ronaldo’s back heel pass was the highlight of the opening exchanges. Karim Benzema broke the deadlock following good work by Essien and Khedira. Despite Valencia dominating the second half, an own goal from Andres Guardado put Real Madrid in charge of the tie.