COPA DEL REY
Copa del Rey 2021/22 quarter-final draw: how and where to watch, times, TV, online
All the information on how and where to watch the draw for the quarter-final of the 2021-22 Copa del Rey, at 06:30 ET on 21 January, 2022.
LaLiga champions Atletico Madrid were the latest side to be knocked out of the Copa del Rey after a 2-0 defeat away to Real Sociedad in the last 16 on Wednesday.
Real Sociedad took the lead in the 33rd minute from a superb header by Adnan Januzaj, who jumped between three defenders to score into the bottom-left corner of Jan Oblak's goal.
Real extended their lead after a defensive mistake, when Mikel Oyarzabal robbed the ball from Felipe and freed Alexander Sorloth to run into the box and rifle into the net from close range.
The Basque side joined Valencia, Real Betis, Rayo Vallecano, Mallorca and Cadiz in the quarter-finals while Real Madrid face Elche and Athletic Club host Barcelona in the last two round-of-16 games on Thursday.
The winners of the Spanish Copa del Rey 2021-22 earn themselves a place in the 2022-23 Europa League group stage while the runners-up join the victors in the 2022-23 Spanish Super Cup.
When is the draw for the quarter-final stage of the 2021-22 Copa del Rey?
That’s 06:30 ET and 03:30 PT.
When will the quarter-final games be played?
The next stage of the competition will see games being staged over, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 1,2 and 3 of February. There will be no replays and extra time and penalties will be used to decide the affair in the case of a draw after 90 minutes.
Which teams have already qualified for the quarter-final stage?
With two games still to be played on Thursday 20 January (Elche-Real Madrid) and (Athletic-Barça), the sides that have already qualified for the last 8 are: Mallorca, Rayo, Betis, Real Sociedad, Valencia and Cadiz.
Where can I watch the Copa del Rey draw?
No matter where in the world you are, the 2021-22 Copa del Rey quarter-final draw can be accessed via the RFEF YouTube feed, however this feed however will be solely in Spanish.
Copa del Rey round of 16 live with AS USA
Undoubtedly the best platform to follow the cup draw is to tune into AS USA. We will be on hand to bring all the thrills and spills as the balls are drawn live from the RFEF HQ. Our English-language coverage will start approximately an hour before the draw.