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Barcelona reserves draw Valencia 1-1, set club record of 29 straight games without loss

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MADRID — Barcelona's second-stringers salvaged a 1-1 draw against Valencia in the Copa del Rey semifinals to extend its unbeaten streak to 29 games and break the club record on Wednesday.

PHOTO: Valencia's Alvaro Negredo, centre, celebrates after scoring against Barcelona during a semifinal, second leg, Copa del Rey soccer match between Valencia and Barcelona, at the Mestalla stadium in Valencia, Spain, Wednesday Feb. 10, 2016. (AP Photo/Alberto Saiz)
Valencia's Alvaro Negredo, centre, celebrates after scoring against Barcelona during a semifinal, second leg, Copa del Rey soccer match between Valencia and Barcelona, at the Mestalla stadium in Valencia, Spain, Wednesday Feb. 10, 2016. (AP Photo/Alberto Saiz)

Barcelona reached its third-straight Copa final 8-1 on aggregate after it won the first leg 7-0 at the Camp Nou last week.

Striker Alvaro Negredo gave Valencia the lead in a breakaway before halftime, but Cameroon-born youngster Wilfrid Kaptoum, a member of Barcelona's B team, equalized in the 84th, only two minutes after coming off the bench.

Barcelona broke the record it shared with Pep Guardiola's 2011 squad, despite playing without nearly all of its regular starters at Mestalla Stadium in Valencia, including Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez, and Neymar.

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