The headquarters of the Royal Spanish Football Federation has welcomed the raffle of the Eighth Eighth of the King Cup, which has left clashes more than interesting:
Atlético Baleares - Valencia
Girona - Ray Vallecano
Sporting de Gijón - Cádiz
Elche - Real Madrid
Real Society - Atlético de Madrid
Athletic Club - Barcelona
Mallorca - Spanish
It was a pure raffle, in which there was only the conditioning that the Balearic Islands, the only team of the first RFEF, and the Girona and the Sporting, both of the Smartbank League, had to be measured with a set of the Santander League.
The parties will be played next weekend, on January 15 and 16, except for the teams playing the Supercup of Spain (Real Madrid, Atlético, Barça and Athletic) in Saudi Arabia, who will do it on days 19 and twenty.
"No, I have not been calm, you can never be calm," has valued atcelotti at a press conference on the confrontation against Elche. "It will be a very hard game and we have to prepare well because the cup is very important for us and all the teams want it," he added. The white set has avoided large rivals by the title and will visit Martínez Valero on January 19 or 20 and will receive the Alicantes in League on Sunday, January 23.
Athletic and Barcelona will reissue in San Mamés the last final of the King Cup. The two kings of cups, whose last confrontation was left in favor of the bluegranate box on the Cartuja de Seville, will be seen again the faces, but this time in this round of eighth. For its part, Atlético will visit the Real Arena of Real Society.
The Betis and Sevilla will face in Benito Villamarín in a Sevillian derbi that will stop the city during 15 or January 16, at a time yet to be determined.Updated Date: 07 January 2022, 07:40