1920 Copa del Rey

The Copa del Rey 1920 was the 20th staging of the Copa del Rey, the Spanish football cup competition.

1920 Copa del Rey
20th Copa del Rey
CountrySpain Spain
Defending championsArenas Club de Getxo
ChampionsFC Barcelona (4th title)
Runners-upAthletic de Bilbao
Matches played9
Goals scored27 (3 per match)
1919
1921

The competition started in March 1920 and concluded on May 2, 1920, with the Final, held at El Molinón in Gijon, in which FC Barcelona lifted the trophy for the fourth time with a 2–0 victory over Athletic Bilbao.

TeamsEdit

QuarterfinalsEdit

Real Unión received a bye to the semi-finals. Sevilla FC did not appear to play its qualifying matches against FC Barcelona after their proposal to play both matches in Madrid was not followed; FC Barcelona qualified for the semi-finals.

First legEdit

Madrid FC1–1Athletic de Bilbao
Monjardín   45' Report Belauste I   10'

Second legEdit

Athletic de Bilbao4–1Madrid FC
Laca   7' (pen.), 30', 40'
Echevarría   50'
Report Paco   20'
Referee:   José Torrens

Athletic de Bilbao qualified for the semifinals.


Real Vigo Sporting4–1Sporting de Gijón
Dimas   7'
Moncho Gil   30'
Enrique Álvarez   40', 50'
Report Bernabéu   20'

Real Vigo qualified for the semifinals.

SemifinalsEdit

First legEdit

Real Unión0–1FC Barcelona
Alcántara   5' Report
Referee:   Federico Larrañaga

Athletic de Bilbao2–1Real Vigo Sporting
Echevarría   64'
Belauste I   90'
Report Moncho Gil   50'
Referee:   Bertrán de Lis

Second legEdit

FC Barcelona4–4Real Unión
Vinyals   5' (pen.), 70' (pen.)
Sesúmaga   8'
Alcántara   40'
Report Jáuregui   17'
Azurza   75'
Emery   80'
René Petit   85'
Referee:   Federico Larrañaga

FC Barcelona qualified for the final.


Athletic de Bilbao qualified for the final.

FinalEdit

FC Barcelona2–0Athletic Bilbao
Martínez   70'
Alcántara   80'
Report
Attendance: 10,000
Referee:   Bertrán de Lis
Copa del Rey 1920 winners
FC Barcelona
4th title

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