We already know the schedule of the last 16 in Copa Del Rey. It’s a big surprise that Atletico Madrid is out of Copa Del Rey.
Atletico Madrid eliminated from Copa Del Rey
Diego Simeone was furious after the match. Atletico Madrid lost Copa Del Rey trophy on Sunday, and after ten days team was eliminated from Copa Del Rey. Leonesa, a team that plays for Segunda Division B, could eliminate Atletico. Diego’s team scored a goal first in the match but could not do anything when Leonesa scores game-tying and winning goals.
Results of Friday draw
After the matches of Copa Del Rey, we found the rivals of Real Madrid and Barcelona. Real Madrid will play against Zaragoza. Los Blancos played against Unionistas and scored three goals. Coach of Unionistas praised Zidane after the match. He said that Zidane respect small teams, and starting line-up of Real Madrid was the proof. As you may know, Zidane played with the main starting line-up against Unionistas. Gareth Bale, Marcelo, Casemiro, and Valverde were the leading players. Coach of Unionistas said that Zidane respected the rival, and they are happy for the French coach’s decision.
Real Madrid will play against Zaragoza. It will be an away match, but keep in mind that it’s a one-match tie. If Los Blancos can’t win the game, then they will be eliminated from Copa Del Rey. Zidane is very serious about trophies this season. French coach noted that he wants to reach the final and win Copa Del Rey Trophy. The last match between Zaragoza and Real Madrid happened back in 2013, and it ended in a draw.
Barcelona’s clash against Leganes
It seems that Barcelona will be a host team in the last 16 rounds of Copa Del Rey. Quique Setiens’ team will host Leganes and try best to advance to the quarter-finals of the Cup. Barcelona played only three matches in history at Nou Camp against Leganes. All those matches ended positively in Barcelona. It’s believed that Barcelona will qualify to quarter-finals of Copa Del Rey.