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The 55 matches of the Copa del Rey first round – Transgaming

by: Adam Smith


The 55 matches of the Copa del Rey first round

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The new Copa del Rey has begun. Today, the first round of the KO tournament has been drawn, in which 110 teams from the 115 qualifiers will play and will be played on December 17, 18 and 19. He has left 55 qualifiers, including a cross between a Premier League squad and another who played last year at Regional Preferred. It will be the first Cup featuring modest football and in which they will try to ring the bell. Absolute and Cucurella U21 internationals Fran Beltrán, Manu García, Jesús Navas, Oyarzabal and Pau Torres played innocent hands during the draw.

Valencia, the current champion and defending the title, will not participate in this first round or the next. The group exempt from participating up to sixteen, plus Barcelona, ​​Real Madrid and Atlético, qualifying for the four finals of the Spanish Super Cup, which will be held from January 8-12. Yeclano are also exempt, already qualified for the second round because they did not participate in the draw due to the expulsion of Reus from the tournament by the referee.

These are the top ten among a First club and those ranked in the previous territorial phase:

Intercity vs Athletic

Levante vs Melilla CD

Celta vs Peña Azagresa

El Palmar vs Getafe

Real Sociedad vs Becerril

Comillas CF vs Villarreal

Atletico Antoniano vs Betis

Tolosa vs Valladolid

The Alamo vs Mallorca

Andorra vs Leganés

These modest clubs will enter 35,000 euros if they manage to double their rival and enter the second round, where they will again meet another First team.

The other six classified with the First Division involved:

Bergantiños vs Sevilla

Osasuna vs CF Lorca

Alavés vs Real Jaén

SD Logroñés vs Eibar

Hospitalet vs Granada

Lyida vs Espanyol

RFEF Cup and Third Team to be Measured in a Second Club

Gymnastic Segoviana vs Elche

Tudelano vs Albacete

Castellón vs Las Palmas

Coruxo vs Mirandés

Cacereño vs Alcorcón

Linares Deportivo vs Girona

Zamora CF vs Sporting

Socuéllamos vs Zaragoza

Messenger vs Tenerife

Laredo vs Huesca

Villaviciosa vs Cadiz Loyalty

Numancia vs AD Ceuta

Tarazona vs Rayo Vallecano

Real Murcia vs Racing

Extremadura UD vs Portugalete

Fuñalabrada vs Peña Sport

Sestao River vs Lugo

La Coruña vs Illueca Deportivo

Escobedo vs Malaga

Tamaraceite vs Almeria

Badalona vs Oviedo

Peña Deportiva vs Ponferradina

Second Team Qualification

Cartagena vs Leioa

Las Rozas vs Cultural Leonesa

Olot vs Tarragona Nastic

UCAM Murcia vs Melilla

Marino de Luanco vs UD Logroñés

La Nucía vs AD Merida

Hercules vs Recreativo de Huelva

Pontevedra vs Ibiza

Llagostera vs Haro Deportivo

Cornellá vs Orihuela

San Sebastian de los Reyes vs Cordoba

Ferrol vs Rayo Majadahonda Racing

Langreo vs Ebro

Barakaldo vs Villarrubia

Amorebieta vs Badajoz

Atletico Baleares vs Unionists of Salamanca

Marbella vs Guijuelo

Giveaway News

The draw brought some news in addition to the increased attendance, including 10 more modest football clubs and four from the RFEF Cup. Is that this first qualifier (and the following ones will be played until the semifinal) for a single match, being held in the field of the lower category team, provided that it meets the minimum requirements. This has a twofold benefit for the modest: they will earn revenue from the box office they make for a top-tier team and travel expenses are saved. In the case of competing in the same category (as is the case with the Second B teams), the place is the first that came out of the draw.