Copa del Rey news

Real draw Ponferradina

October 14, 2011
Real Madrid have been drawn against Segunda Division B side Ponferradina in the last 32 of the Copa del Rey.

Real were knocked out by third-tier sides in successive years at this same stage of the competition in 2009 and 2010, losing to Real Union and Alcorcon, before bouncing back to win the cup under Jose Mourinho last season.

Cristiano Ronaldo's extra-time goal meant Real beat Barcelona 1-0 in the final to earn their 18th Copa del Rey crown - their first since 1993 and since ...

Read more

ESPN Conversations