WATCH: Dani Alves opens Copa del Rey scoring with belter

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Spanish third-tier side Villanovense held Barcelona during the first leg of their Copa del Rey tie, and had to be dreaming of the improbable heading into the business end of the tie at the Camp Nou on Wednesday.

Dani Alves shook them awake quite rudely.

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It’s 6-1 now in Barcelona, but how about this opener? The 32-year-old back stepped up to the proverbial plate and hit a 30-yard shot that a diving José Antonio Fuentes could barely touch.