The two previous guarantee Barca of Guardiola. After qualifying for the finals hostesses, 2009 and 2011, Barca did not spare in the next league game.
The two precedents of 2009 and 2011 attest to Pep Guardiola. On March 4, 2009 sealed a spot in the Cup final after a draw in Mallorca on a night that Pinto exalted as a great insurance in penalty shootouts. Three days after that night Barça beat Athletic Bilbao, precisely his rival in the cup final weeks later, at the Camp Nou for 2 to 0, with goals from Busquets and Messi.
The story was repeated in 2011. On February 2 Barça consummated their qualification for the final after beating Almeria 0-3 in the semifinal round, with the tie and on track after the 5-0 first-leg. Three days later, Barça was at Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou and sentenced the 'mattress' with a recital of Messi, who signed a spectacular hat-trick.
After to eliminate Valencia and to be classified for the third final of Cupa of the era Guardiola Barça want to maintain this particular gust and to defeat Osasuna in Reyno de Navarra on this Saturday. (via SPORT)