Athletic Club will play Real Betis in the Copa 2020-21 quarter-finals. The single-leg knockout fixture will take place on Thursday, February 4 at the Benito Villamarín (Kick-off 21:00 CET).
In the first round, the Andalusian outfit beat UCAM Murcia 0-2, in the second round they knocked out Multivera 0-2, in the round of 32 they defeated Sporting Gijon by the same scoreline and most recently Betis eliminated Real Sociedad from the competition after coming from behind to win 1-3 in extra-time.
Managed by Manuel Pellegrini, Real Betis are currently eighth in LaLiga Santander with 27 points, three more than Athletic, who have a game in hand.
These are the quarter-final fixtures:
- Real Betis – Athletic Club
- Granada CF – FC Barcelona
- Levante UD – Villarreal CF
- UD Almería – Sevilla FC
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