Spanish Copa Del Rey

Copa del Rey final set to cause three LaLiga postponements

Saturday April 21 is the date set for the 2018 Copa del Rey final and, as it coincides with Matchday 34 of LaLiga, clubs can now work out whether they will be affected.Sevilla were the first team to book their place in the showpiece and their home game against Real Madrid that weekend is now […]

Valencia vs Barcelona: The game of the decade

It has been 10 years since Valencia last reached a cup final in the Copa del Rey, the very same competition that they will be hoping to return to the final of when they face Barcelona on Thursday evening.The fixture is being billed as the most important for a decade, far more important than the […]

Suarez, Undiano, Mestalla… Get ready for the ride!

The Copa del Rey final brings nothing but bad memories for Luis Suarez.Injured for the 2016 final against Sevilla, forcing him to miss the Copa America, in 2017 he was banned, and this year he could be again.Gil Manzano sent him off in the final moment of last year’s semi-final second leg with the game […]

What if there are penalties in Mestalla?

If Valencia can manage a positive result against Barcelona, the possibility that the tie will go to penalties is highly likely, but what would happen?Looking at how both teams would fair going into a shoot-out, Valencia would enter the scenario with an abundance of confidence as keeper Jaume, has already saved penalties this season.The Catalans, […]