Real Valladolid won against Marchamalo in the first round and defeated Las Palmas in the second round to make it to the round of 32. They are currently in the Spanish second division. In the 21 matches in the league, they have won 11 matches, drawn four, and lost six matches, accumulating 37 points. Most of their points came at home with seven wins and two draws in the ten home matches. They have scored four goals in the Copa del Rey and have conceded just one goal. They have four different goal scorers in the Copa del Rey including Roque Mesa, Anuar, Cristo Gonzalez, and Shon Weissman. They have as many as seven injured players including Joaquín Fernández, Kike Perez, Ruben Alcaraz, Moctar Sidi El Hacen, Kiko Olivas, Saidy Janko, and Hugo Vallejo.
Real Betis are on the back of two wins against Alicante and Talavera in the Copa del Rey. Real Betis are currently in third place in La Liga, having collected 33 points from 18 games. They have ten wins, three ties, and five losses in the league so far. They had the league’s second-best away record, with three wins, one tie, and three losses in nine games for a total of 16 points. They’ve scored eight goals and allowed only two in the Copa del Rey so far. With two goals each, Juanmi, Sergio Canales, and Borja Iglesias are the leading goal scorers for Betis. The cup encounter will be missed by Aitor Ruibal Garca, German Pezzella, Claudio Bravo, Nabil Fekir, Borja Iglesias, Alex Moreno, Andres Guardado, and Vctor Camarasa.