LOS ANGELES (LALATE) – Sevilla vs. Real Zaragoza 2013 (en vivo live score below) kicks off the second leg of the Copa Del Rey quarterfinals round today. Soccer fans certainly have a plethora of futbol matches today. The day started with two International Friendly matches, then two Africa Cup of Nations group round results, one Capital One Cup semifinals showdown, and one Premier League match. Moreover, overnight concluded the groups stage of the Copa Centroamericana games as well.
But today’s Sevilla vs. Real Zaragoza 2013 (start time 10:30 am PST) functions much like the Capital One Cup structure. Copa del Rey teams, like Capital One Cup squads, get two quarterfinals matches. Today kicks off the second round of those Copa del Rey quarterfinals matches.
Currently, the Copa del Rey is down to eight teams. Four matches were played last week. Two teams, however, have two goal deficits coming into this week’s matches. They are Valencia and Betis, officials tell news.
Today’s Sevilla vs. Real Zaragoza game follows the two teams’ draw last week. Sevilla reached the Round of 16 after defeating Mallorca back in December, officials tell news. Then Sevilla impressed news before a packed crowd in Palma, delivering five goals against a scoreless Mallorca. Earlier this month, in the second leg of the Round of 16, Sevilla was beaten by Mallorca in a 1-2 final score.
Zaragoza, however, has been improving on offense. In December, Zaragoza only produced on goal in their win over Levante, news analysts note. This month, however, they delivered two goals in their second match against Levante.
The winner after two quarterfinals matches between Sevilla and Zaragoza will face the winner of Atletico Madrid or Betis, officials tell news. For live score results today, click HERE.