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The King Alfonso XIII's Cup 1928–29 was the 29th staging of the Copa del Rey, the Spanish football cup competition.

1928–29 King Alfonso XIII's Cup
29th Copa del Rey
CountrySpain Spain
Teams32
Defending championsFC Barcelona
ChampionsRCD Español (1st title)
Runners-upReal Madrid
Matches played59
Goals scored252 (4.27 per match)
1928
1930

The competition started on December 8, 1928, and concluded on February 3, 1929, with the final, held at the Estadio Mestalla in Valencia. RCD Español won the competition for the first time.

TeamsEdit

ResultsEdit

BracketEdit

Round of 32   Round of 16   Quarterfinals   Semifinals   Final
RCD Español 4 5 9  
Sporting de Gijón 3 2 5     RCD Español 6 3 9  
Arenas Club 2 3 5   Arenas Club 4 1 5  
Real Unión 0 1 1       RCD Español 5 2 7  
Athletic Madrid 3 0 3       Athletic Madrid 1 4 5  
CF Extremeño 0 0 0     Athletic Madrid 3 1 4
Gimnástica de Torrelavega 5 2 7   Gimnástica de Torrelavega 2 1 2  
CD Alfonso XIII 1 1 2       RCD Español 2 1 3  
FC Barcelona 7 2 9       FC Barcelona 0 1 1  
Racing de Santander 1 2 3     FC Barcelona 6 0 6  
Real Sociedad 6 4 10   Real Sociedad 0 0 0  
Patria Aragón 0 0 0       FC Barcelona 2 1 3
Sevilla FC 0 8 8       Sevilla FC 0 0 0  
Real Valladolid 2 0 2     Sevilla FC 1 4 5
CA Osasuna 2 1 4[1]   CA Osasuna 0 2 2  
Real Murcia 4 0 2       RCD Español 2
Real Madrid 5 4 9       Real Madrid 1
Real Oviedo 0 2 2     Real Madrid 8 5 13  
CD Logroño 0 2 2   CD Logroño 0 0 0  
Real Betis 1 0 1       Real Madrid 3 6 9  
Racing de Madrid 0 3 3       Racing de Madrid 1 2 3  
Iberia SC 2 0 2     Racing de Madrid 3 2 5
Valencia CF 2 2 4[2]   Valencia FC 1 1 2  
CD Europa 3 1 4       Real Madrid 3 4 7
Athletic Bilbao 1 7 8       Athletic Bilbao 1 1 2  
Celta Vigo 2 1 3     Athletic Bilbao 3 1 4  
Racing de Ferrol 1 2 3   Racing de Ferrol 2 1 3  
CD Alavés 1 0 1       Athletic Bilbao 2 2 4
CD Castellón 4 1 5       CD Castellón 2 1 3  
Cultural y Deportiva Leonesa 2 2 4     CD Castellón 5 2 7
Elche CF bye[3]   Elche CF 0 0 0  
Marino FC  

Round of 32Edit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
CD Europa 4–4 Valencia FC 3–2 1–2
Athletic de Madrid 3–0 CD Extremeño 3–0 0–0
Real Madrid 9–2 Real Oviedo 5–0 4–2
Real Betis 1–2 CD Logroño 1–0 0–2
Iberia SD 2–3 Racing de Madrid 2–0 0–3
RC Celta de Vigo 3–8 Athletic Bilbao 2–1 1–7
CD Alavés 1–3 Racing de Ferrol 1–1 0–2
CD Castellón 5–4 Cultural y Deportiva Leonesa 4–2 1–2
Arenas de Guecho 5–1 Real Unión 2–0 3–1
Sporting de Gijón 5–9 RCD Español 3–4 2–5
Gimnástica de Torrelavega 7–2 CD Alfonso XIII 5–1 2–1
Real Sociedad 10–0 CD Patria Aragón 6–0 4–0
FC Barcelona 9–3 Real Racing Club 7–1 2–2
Real Valladolid 2–8 Sevilla FC 2–0 0–8
Real Murcia [1] CA Osasuna 4–2 0–1
Elche FC [4] Marino FC
  • Tiebreaker
Team 1  Score  Team 2
CD Europa 3–4 Valencia FC
Real Murcia 2–4 CA Osasuna

Round of 16Edit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
FC Barcelona 6–0 Real Sociedad 6–0 0–0
Arenas de Guecho 5–9 RCD Español 4–6 1–3
Racing de Ferrol 1–5 Athletic Bilbao 1–1 0–4
Valencia FC 2–5 Racing de Madrid 1–3 1–2
Gimnástica de Torrelavega 3–4 Athletic de Madrid 2–3 1–1
Real Madrid 13–0 CD Logroño 8–0 5–0
CA Osasuna 2–5 Sevilla FC 0–1 2–4
CD Castellón 7–0 Elche FC 5–0 2–0

Quarter-finalsEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
RCD Español 9–3 Athletic de Madrid 5–1 4–2
Sevilla FC 0–3 FC Barcelona 0–1 0–2
CD Castellón 3–4 Athletic Bilbao 2–2 1–2
Real Madrid 9–3 Racing de Madrid 3–1 6–2

Semi-finalsEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Real Madrid 7-2 Athletic Bilbao 3–1 4–1
RCD Español 3-1 FC Barcelona 2–0 1–1

FinalEdit

RCD Español2–1Real Madrid
Tena II   55'
Bosch   70'
Lazcano   75'
Attendance: 25,000
Referee: Pelayo Serrano
Copa del Rey 1928-29 winners
RCD Español
1st title

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Games canceled because of irregularities. Decided in a qualifying match in Madrid.
  2. ^ Valencia CF won 4-3 in a replay match played in Zaragoza on December 19
  3. ^ Marino FC withdrew before the beginning of the tournament
  4. ^ Marino retired before the match.

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