Andalusian club Córdoba CF will be FC Barcelona’s next opponent in the Copa del Rey. The first leg will be played at Córdoba’s Estadio Nuevo Arcángel stadium with the return leg at the Camp Nou.
In the round of 16, Primera División side Real Sociedad suffered an upset at the hands of Córdoba with an aggregate score of 4-2 (2-0 and 2-2). Córdoba play in the Segunda division and are currently 6th in the Segunda table and are managed by Rafael Berges.
FC Barcelona will face Córdoba for the third time. The two previous games between the two sides were in the round of 16 in the Copa del Rey in the 1963/64 season. Barça secured victories in both the away and return leg matches with the aggregate score being 6-3 in favour of Barcelona.
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