DUEL IN SANTIAGO BERNABÉU
Real Sociedad will be the rival of Real Madrid in Copa del Rey quarterfinals
Published:31/01/2020 - 14:12h
Updated:31/01/2020 - 14:13h
This Friday was the draw of the Copa del Rey 2019-20 quarterfinals. Real Madrid and Real Sociedad will face each other at the Santiago Bernabéu
This Friday has celebrated the draw of chambers of the Glass of the King 2019-20, that has fixed all the pairings of the following round. The competition hardly explains already with eight applicants to the title, that next week will reduce to four. Before the first double crossing of the tournament, remain seven representatives of the First Spanish Division and an only 'survivor' of Second, the surprising Mirandés.
The Real Sociedad will be the rival of the Real Madrid in this eliminatory, again to an alone party that will take place in Santiago Bernabéu. Because of the format renewed, this will be the first time in the history that the coliseo 'merengue' house an eliminatory of a clash, a determinate question by the order of the balls, of the that only remained freed a Municipal of Anduva privileged for being of lower category.
The precedent of this campaign saldó with a victory for the whites, that imposed by 3-1 in LaLiga, precisely, acting like venues. The Tuesday 4 February will go back to see the faces in the capital, and the calendar will leave a last appointment in this course. On 5 April, in a still pending schedule to concretise , will find in Anoeta to complete the second turn of the championship of the regularity.
They exist seven previous duels in Glass, and five favoured to the madridistas. In the season 1950-51, in 'semis', advanced the Gipuzkoan, and also in the penultimate round of the course 1987-88. But in 1952-53 (fourth), 1955-56 (eighth), 1957-58 ('semis'), 1963-64 (eighth) and 1992-93 (fourth) fell, the same that in the third round of the Glass of the League, in the campaign 1982-83.
It fits to remember how they arrived both both groups to this crash, since the Real Madrid contested two meetings less when going in in the equally renewed Supercopa of Spain, that finish winning in Saudi Arabia. The pupilos of Zinedine Zidane took down to Unionistas of Salmanca and Real Saragossa, whereas Imanol Bailiff deleted to Becerril, Ceuta, RCD Espanyol and Osasuna.
Athletic Club-Barça, another classical in chambers of Glass
In addition to the Real Madrid-Real Sociedad, the Glass will live another Classical in quarter-finals with the Athletic Club-FC Barcelona, that will take place in the Stadium of Saint Mamés. This crossing will suppose a clash between the two clubs more laureados of the tournament of the 'KO', whereas the valid champion, Valencia, will visit to the Granada and the Villarreal will go through Anduva warned against a Mirandés disclosure.