Copa del Rey Quarters

 The Copa del Rey got its draw for the quarterfinals and there are some intriguing matchups.  Four of the last Copa del Rey winners are still in the race as well as the winningest club in this tournament.

images 41 Copa del Rey Quarters Barcelona-Espanyol  images 171 Copa del Rey Quarters

The big matchup right now is is the Catalan derby being played out.  Espanyol is motivated to obtain some revenge after the fiasco at the Olimpic Montjuic that saw Lionel Messi run off the pitch and the game become tarnished yet once again.

images 51 Copa del Rey QuartersValencia- Sevilla images 19 Copa del Rey Quarters

Another matchup that will draw a great deal of interest is the one that sees the last two Copa winners face off.  Valencia looks to take another step towards defending their title.

Other Matchups…

images 161 Copa del Rey Quarters Betis- Mallorca images 61 Copa del Rey Quarters

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