As the midweek football fever grips Spain, the Copa del Rey takes center stage with captivating clashes, including Valencia vs. Celta Vigo and Osasuna vs. Real Sociedad.
Valencia vs. Celta Vigo (Wednesday, 7.00 pm)
A gripping encounter awaits as Valencia and Celta Vigo, both undefeated in 2024, lock horns at Mestalla. With a spot in the Copa del Rey quarter-finals on the line, Rafa Benitez returns to familiar grounds.
- Prediction: Valencia 1-0 Celta Vigo
Valencia, with a 12-point lead over Celta Vigo in La Liga, holds the advantage. As Celta struggles away from home, Valencia’s depth and young talent could secure a quarter-final berth. The hosts aim to continue their revival, while Celta focuses on La Liga survival.
Osasuna vs. Real Sociedad (Wednesday, 8.00 pm)
Osasuna and Real Sociedad clash at El Sadar Stadium, vying for a place in the Copa del Rey quarter-finals. Real Sociedad seeks redemption after a quarter-final exit last season, while Osasuna eyes a strong comeback following their recent defeat.
- Prediction: Osasuna 1-2 Real Sociedad
Coming off their first defeat of the year, Osasuna faces Real Sociedad in a bid for resurgence. The hosts boast a commendable home record, but Real Sociedad, on a fine run, aims to secure victory. Expect a compelling battle with Real Sociedad clinching the win.
Girona vs. Rayo Vallecano (Wednesday, 8.30 pm)
Girona and Rayo Vallecano clash at Estadio Municipal de Montilivi, both eyeing a coveted spot in the Copa del Rey quarter-finals. Girona, enjoying La Liga’s top spot, faces Rayo Vallecano, determined to make history.
- Prediction: Girona 2-1 Rayo Vallecano
In an intriguing contest, Girona and Rayo Vallecano vie for quarter-final glory. Girona, topping La Liga, aims to showcase their peak form.
Rayo Vallecano, consistent in recent seasons, poses a tough challenge. Expect an entertaining duel, with Girona edging closer to quarter-final success.
As the Copa del Rey drama unfolds on Wednesday, football enthusiasts are in for a treat with thrilling clashes and potential upsets on the horizon.