Rayo Vallecano and Real Betis face, in a match for this phase of the Copa del Rey (16th Finals). The history of recent direct confrontations is favorable to the visiting team, which records 1 victory and 2 draws in the last 3 matches. The last direct confrontation between these two teams, on 31‑03-2019, ended with a draw for (1‑1).
Rayo Vallecano :
The home team reaches this stage of the Copa del Rey (16th Finals) after having played previous qualifiers with: Barakaldo and Tarazona. In the last match he played, for the Second Division, he tied with the Ponferradina out by (1‑1). In his last 10 home games Rayo Vallecano records 5 wins, 3 draws and 2 losses. His attack has scored regularly, as he scored goals in 8 of the last 10 games. In 15 games, he only got 1 comeback in the 8 games in which he suffered the first goal. In the last 12 home games for all competitions there are 2 periods that stand out: they scored 7 of their 15 goals between minutes (16′-30 ‘); He suffered 4 of his 11 goals between minutes (61’-75 ‘).
Rayo Vallecano comes to this match after a draw, a ball, on the trip to the Ponferradina field, adding up the seventh consecutive game without losing in official matches. To reach this stage of the Copa del Rey of Spain, the local team beat Tarazona and Barakaldo. In this match against Real Betis, coach Paco Jémez should favor the defensive organization and counterattacks by the flanks. Adrián Embarba is the best scorer of this team, with 7 goals scored. For this game, the local coach cannot count on Bébé and Alberto García, due to physical problems.
Real Betis :
Until reaching this stage of the Copa del Rey (16th Finals), the visiting team eliminated: Portugalete and Antoniano. The team comes to this match after a home victory with Real Sociedad by (3‑0). In the last 10 games played as a visitor for all competitions, Real Betis won 3, drew 4 and lost 3. The team allowed goals to the opponent in 7 of the last 10 games, so his defense needs to improve, but his attack He has scored regularly, as he always scored at least one goal in the last 10 games. In 15 games, he suffered the first goal 6 times and only got 1 comeback.
Real Betis comes to this game with a 3-0 victory against Real Sociedad, thus adding the second consecutive victory in official matches. In the last rounds of the Copa del Rey of Spain, visitors beat Antoniano and Portugalete. In this match against Rayo Vallecano, coach Rubi should focus on maintaining possession of the ball and on organized attacks, especially through the flanks. At the individual level, we highlight striker Loren Morón, who is the best scorer, with 9 goals scored. For this game, the coach cannot count on Sidnei, Pedraza, Juanmi and William Carvalho, all with physical problems.