Intercity will play at home with Barcelona in the 1/16 finals of the Copa del Rey. The match will take place on January 4, starting at 20:00 GMT.
Copa del Rey
Intercity performs in the Primera RFEF. The team is in 16th place in the standings, fighting for survival in their league.
At the same time, the team scores more often than it concedes (21:20). But Intercity wins infrequently: only 5 wins in 17 matches.
In the previous round, the club sensationally passed Mirandes. The club defeated the opponent from the Segunda with a score (2-0).
Barcelona, meanwhile, is routinely fighting for the league title this season. Now the team takes 1st place in the table with 38 points.
The team let Real Madrid in, which is ahead only on goal difference. But the club defends almost perfectly: only 6 goals conceded in La Liga.
The team under the leadership of Xavi played its last match in a draw. In the derby with Espanyol, two important points were lost (1-1).
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Head to Head
Both teams haven’t played each other yet, so the total score is (0-0).
Barcelona have been in good form in their last five matches, having managed to win 4 times and draw. Intercity have only conceded 2 goals in their last five games.
|X1 31.00||X 10.50||X2 1.07|
This meeting will be the first in the history of opponents, while historical for a modest club from the province of Valencia.
There will be no complete defeat – in such meetings, the leaders of La Liga traditionally win a victory with minimal loss of strength, while many young people are expected on the field, who will get their chance.
Prediction for this match: Both teams won’t score.