Zinedine Zidane team Real Madrid defeats Sevilla by 3 - 0 in first leg of Copa del Rey at Santiago Bernabeu.
Midfielder James Rodriguez scores first goal for Real Madrid in 11' min of first half . In 29'min defender Raphael Varane headed home a second goal. Before half - time in 44'min James Rodriguez added Real Madrid third goal from the penalty.
Real Madrid trio Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema did not play in this match . Ronaldo rested in this match , Benzema was left on the bench while Gareth Bale did not play in this match because of ankle injury.
Barcelona will play against Athletic Bilbao on Thursday.
Second division Alcoron played draw match against Cordoba ( 0 - 0)