Union Esportiva Cornella, S. A. D. (Catalan: Unio Esportiva Cornella) is a Spanish football team based in Cornella de Llobregat, in the autonomous community of Catalonia. Founded in 1951 it plays in Primera Division RFEF – Group 2, holding home games at Nou Camp Municipal, which has a capacity of 1,500 spectators.


Union Deportiva Cornella was founded on April 29, 1951 by the merging of Club Atletico Padro and Academia Junyent. Since its foundation the club participated in regional competitions and Tercera Division until the season 2013/2014, when it achieved the historic promotion to the Segunda Division B.

On 6 January 2021, Cornella upset La Liga giants Atletico Madrid by a score of 1–0 in the second round of the Copa del Rey. They were eliminated in the following round by Barcelona, as the final score was 2–0 after extra time.

14:53, 13 Oct
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The Argentine has been forced to wait for his competitive Blaugrana debut due to a calf issue, but got some much needed minutes against UE Cornell
14:16, 13 Oct
Messi who? Aguero scores his first Barca goal... but is he saviour of Catalans?
Sergio Aguero has finally scored his first goal for Barcelona, but is he the answer to the Spanish side's problems?
23:54, 01 Feb
Birmingham bring in Yan Valery on loan from Southampton
Birmingham have signed full-back Yan Valery on loan from Southampton and teenage forward Keyendrah Simmonds on a permanent deal from Manchester City. Valery, 21, has joined the Blues until the end of the season while Simmonds, 19, has agreed a contract until 2023. The duo join midfielder Rekeem Harper, who has joined on loan from West Brom, and striker Sam Cosgrove, a permanent switch from Aberdeen, as the Blues' additions in January.
15:29, 01 Feb
How Barcelona could line up against Granada
Barcelona will be aiming to take another step towards Ronald Koeman 's maiden trophy at the helm when they travel to Granada for the quarter-finals of the Copa del Rey on Wednesday. The Catalan giants have sent Cornella and Rayo Vallecano packing in the tournament so far, and they are certainly the favourites to go all the way after Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid suffered shock exits in the earlier rounds.
09:08, 01 Feb
Barcelona team news: Injury, suspension list vs. Granada
Barcelona will be aiming to take another step towards Copa del Rey success when they take on fellow La Liga outfit Granada in Wednesday's quarter-final. Ronald Koeman 's men recently avenged their Supercopa de Espana defeat to Athletic Bilbao by beating them 2-1 in the top flight, with Lionel Messi scoring a sublime free kick before Antoine Griezmann wrapped up the win.
11:10, 25 Jan
How Barcelona could line up against Rayo Vallecano
Barcelona will be aiming to book their spot in the Copa del Rey quarter-finals when they travel to Segunda Division side Rayo Vallecano for Wednesday's fourth-round encounter. Ronald Koeman 's side needed extra time to ovecome third-tier outfit Cornella in the third round, but they eventually got the job done thanks to goals from Ousmane Dembele and Martin Braithwaite in a 2-0 win.
10:46, 25 Jan
Preview: Rayo Vallecano vs. Barcelona - prediction, team news, lineups
Barcelona will endeavour to advance to the quarter-finals of the Copa del Rey when they travel to Segunda Division side Rayo Vallecano for Wednesday's fourth-round battle. Ronald Koeman 's men overcame Cornella in the third round to set up a tie with Vallecano, who have already beaten Teruel, Haro Deportivo and Elche in this season's tournament.
14:00, 24 Jan
Ronald Koeman pours doubt on Barcelona signings in January
Barcelona manager Ronald Koeman has accepted that the Catalan club may not be financially capable of bolstering their squad in January. La Blaugrana have demonstrated a marked improvement in recent weeks, but they are still 10 points behind La Liga leaders Atletico Madrid having played a game more. Barcelona continue to be linked with January moves for Eric Garcia and Memphis Depay, and while Koeman is keen to welcome new faces to the club, he has acknowledged that it may not be possible this month.
08:31, 22 Jan
Barcelona team news: Injury, suspension list vs. Elche
Barcelona will be looking to make it four La Liga victories in a row when they continue their 2020-21 campaign away to Elche on Sunday afternoon. Ronald Koeman 's side have beaten Huesca, Athletic Bilbao and Granada in their last three league outings to move into third spot in the table, but they are still 10 points off leaders Atletico Madrid.
23:22, 21 Jan
European roundup: Barcelona edge past Cornella in Copa del Rey
Barcelona needed extra-time to squeeze past third tier Cornella and avoid the possibility of becoming the second Spanish superpower to be knocked out of the Copa Del Rey in successive days. With rivals Real Madrid crashing out to lower-league opponents 24 hours earlier, Barca missed two penalties in normal time before sealing their progression into the round of 16 with a 2-0 victory.
19:02, 19 Jan
Barcelona to appeal against Lionel Messi's two-match suspension
Barcelona will appeal against Lionel Messi 's first red card of his career with the Spanish club. Messi, 33, was dismissed in the final moments of his side's extra-time Spanish Super Cup final defeat against Athletic Bilbao on Sunday. The Argentine was pulled up by VAR for lashing out at Asier Villalibre in an off-the-ball incident.
11:44, 19 Jan
Carlo Ancelotti hails James Rodriguez
Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti has lavished praise on James Rodriguez following his double against Cornella in the Copa del Rey on Tuesday. While Ancelotti has been impressed with the Colombian's quality, the Italian has also commented on the attacker's attitude. "I think it's good [that James has played every game] because he's a player.
11:01, 19 Jan
Preview: Cornella vs. Barcelona - prediction, team news, lineups
Barcelona will be looking to bounce back immediately from their Spanish Super Cup disappointment when they travel to third-tier side Cornella for Thursday's Copa del Rey bout. The hosts will not make life easy for Ronald Koeman 's men, though, as they overcame La Liga leaders Atletico Madrid to reach the third round.
22:23, 18 Jan
Lionel Messi could be hit with 12-game ban for red card in Barcelona's Super Cup final defeat to Athletic Bilbao
Lionel Messi could be hit with a ban of up to 12 games following his red card in the Spanish Super Cup on Sunday.
11:28, 18 Jan
Barcelona team news: Injury, suspension list vs. Cornella
Barcelona will be aiming to put their dampening Spanish Super Cup defeat behind them when they return to action in the Copa del Rey with third-tier side Cornella on Thursday evening. Ronald Koeman 's side were close to sealing victory in the Super Cup before Athletic Bilbao's Asier Villalibre forced extra time with the scores at 2-2, and Inaki Williams scored a delightful winner for Marcelino 's men as Barca walked away empty-handed.
19:39, 07 Jan
Preview: Atletico Madrid vs. Athletic Bilbao - prediction, team news, lineups
Following defeat to Barcelona in the week, new Athletic Bilbao boss Marcelino will continue the tough start to his reign with a trip to the capital on Saturday to face Atletico Madrid. Top-of-the-table Atletico, who were knocked out of the Copa del Rey by third division minnows UE Cornella this week, will be keen to put their cup woes behind them when they take on their Basque opponents this weekend in La Liga.

team squad

Ramón Juan
Juanma Santaella
Albert Estellés
Rulo Prieto
Adrián Jiménez
Iván Guzmán (On Loan From Birmingham City)
Carlos Garcia
Lucien Owona
Pol Moreno
Borja Garcia
Gerard Martín
Albert Dorca
Albert Dorca
Kevin Presa
Eloy Gila (K)
Max Marcet
Alex Serrano
Alex Pla
David Sanchez
Pablo Fernandez
Agus Medina
Agus Medina
Ot Serrano
Raúl Sola
Javi Lopez
Christian Borrego
Javier Ontiveros
Victor Fernandez
Valter Pereira