1979–80 Copa del Rey

The 1979–80 Copa del Rey was the 78th staging of the Spanish Cup, the annual domestic cup competition in the Spanish football. The tournament was attended by 226 teams from the main categories of Spanish football.

1979–80 Copa del Rey
78th Copa del Rey
CountrySpain Spain
Dates11 September 1979 – 4 June 1980
Teams226
Defending championsValencia
ChampionsReal Madrid CF (14th title)
Runners-upCastilla CF
Matches played449
Goals scored1319 (2.94 per match)

The tournament began on 11 September 1979 and ended on 4 June 1980 with the final, held in Santiago Bernabéu Stadium in Madrid.

The final was an unusual event as Real Madrid CF faced their reserve team Castilla CF. The final score was 6–1 with Real Madrid getting their fourteenth title and avenging their loss in the final last year. This win added to the league title gave the doublet (third in their history) and Castilla CF qualified directly for the next edition of the UEFA Cup Winners' Cup.

The revelation of the tournament Castilla CF, became the third team from the second division to reach the final.

The defending champions, Valencia CF, were defeated 3–2 (on aggregate score) by Sporting de Gijón in the round of 16.

FormatEdit

  • All rounds are played over two legs except the final which is played a single match in a neutral venue. The team that has the higher aggregate score over the two legs progresses to the next round.
  • In case of a tie on aggregate, will play an extra time of 30 minutes, and if still tied, will be decided with a penalty shoot-outs.
  • The teams that play European competitions are exempt until the round of 16 or when they are removed from the tournament.
  • The winners of the competition will earn a place in the group stage of next season's UEFA Cup Winners' Cup, if they have not already qualified for European competition, if so then the runners-up will instead take this berth.

(*) Teams playing European competition.

1st roundEdit

2nd roundEdit

3rd roundEdit

4th roundEdit

5th roundEdit

BracketEdit

  Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                                         
 Real Valladolid Dptvo. (1–3 p) 1 1 2  
 Deportivo Alavés 0 2 2  
   Real Valladolid Deportivo 1 1 2  
   Atlético de Madrid 1 2 3  
 Celta de Vigo 0 1 1
 Atlético de Madrid 2 2 4  
   Atlético de Madrid 0 1 1  
   Real Madrid CF (4–3 p) 0 1 1  
 CD Logroñés 2 0 2  
 Real Madrid CF 3 2 5  
   Real Madrid CF 2 1 3
   Real Betis 1 1 2  
 Real Betis 2 3 5
 AD Almería 1 1 2  
   Real Madrid CF 6
   Castilla CF 1
 CA Osasuna 1 0 1  
 Rayo Vallecano 2 1 3  
   Rayo Vallecano 2 0 2
   Sporting de Gijón 3 2 5  
 Valencia CF 1 1 2
 Sporting de Gijón 1 2 3  
   Sporting de Gijón 2 1 3
   Castilla CF 0 4 4  
 FC Barcelona 2 0 2  
 Real Sociedad 1 3 4  
   Real Sociedad 2 0 2
   Castilla CF 1 2 3  
 Castilla CF 0 2 2
 Athletic Bilbao 0 1 1  

Round of 16Edit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Valladolid 2–2 (3-1 p) Alavés 1-0 1-2
Celta 1–3 Atlético de Madrid 0-1 1-2
CD Logroñés 2–5 Real Madrid CF 2-3 0-2
Betis 5–2 Almería 2-1 3-1
CA Osasuna 1–3 Rayo Vallecano 1-2 0-1
Valencia 2–3 Sporting de Gijón 1-0 1-3
Barcelona 2–4 Real Sociedad 2-1 0-3
Castilla 2–1 Athletic Bilbao 0-0 2-1

First legEdit

27 February 1980 CA Osasuna1–2Rayo VallecanoPamplona
20:15 CET Echeverria   40' Report (in Spanish) Morena   19'
Solsona   90+2'
Stadium: El Sadar
Attendance: 24,000
Referee: Antonio Borrás del Barrio
27 February 1980 CD Logroñés2–3Real Madrid CFLogroño
20:30 CET Lotina   11'   23' Report (in Spanish) Rincón   5'
Isidro   26'
Cunningham   30'
Stadium: Las Gaunas
Referee: Luis Jaramillo González
27 February 1980 Real Valladolid Deportivo1–0Deportivo AlavésValladolid
20:30 CET Santos   12' Report (in Spanish) Stadium: José Zorrilla
Referee: José Pablo Montes Espigares
27 February 1980 Celta de Vigo0–1Atlético de MadridVigo
20:30 CET Report (in Spanish) Rubio   40' Stadium: Balaídos
Referee: Felipe Crespo Aurré
27 February 1980 FC Barcelona2–1Real SociedadBarcelona
20:45 CET Migueli   5'
Landáburu   21'
Report (in Spanish) López Ufarte   6' Stadium: Camp Nou
Referee: José Donato Pes Pérez
27 February 1980 Castilla CF0–0Athletic BilbaoMadrid
20:45 CET Report (in Spanish) Stadium: Santiago Bernabéu
Attendance: 47,500
Referee: Victoriano Sánchez Arminio
27 February 1980 Valencia CF1–0Sporting de GijónValencia
21:00 CET Kempes   20' (pen.) Report (in Spanish) Stadium: Luís Casanova
Referee: Antonio Tomeu Palanqués
27 February 1980 Real Betis2–1AD AlmeríaSevilla
21:00 CET Alabanda   55'
Vital   63'
Report (in Spanish) Rolón   33' (pen.) Stadium: Benito Villamarín
Attendance: 9,000
Referee: Emilio Soriano Aladrén

Second legEdit

11 March 1980 Real Madrid CF2–0CD LogroñésMadrid
20:45 CET Santillana   13'
Juanito   43'
Report (in Spanish) Stadium: Santiago Bernabéu
Referee: José María Miguel Pérez
12 March 1980 Athletic Bilbao1–2CastillaBilbao
20:00 CET Dani   90' Report (in Spanish) Pineda   56'
Balín   84'
Stadium: San Mamés
Referee: Juan Senén Acebal Pezón
12 March 1980 Real Sociedad3–0FC BarcelonaSan Sebastián
20:00 CET Diego   24'
Cortabarría   39' (pen.)
Idígoras   87'
Report (in Spanish) Stadium: Atotxa
Attendance: 35,000
Referee: Augusto Lamo Castillo
12 March 1980 Sporting de Gijón3–1Valencia CFGijón
20:15 CET Higinio   14' (o.g.)
Mesa   47'
Ferrero   56'
Report (in Spanish) Kempes   25' Stadium: El Molinón
Referee: José Emilio Guruceta Muro
12 March 1980 Deportivo Alavés      2–1 (a.e.t.)
(1–3 p)
Real Valladolid DeportivoVitoria-Gasteiz
20:30 CET Sánchez Martín   34'
Carmelo   106'
Salamanca   93'  
Report (in Spanish) Rusky   93' Stadium: Mendizorroza
Referee: Francesc Casajuana Rifà
12 March 1980 Rayo Vallecano1–0CA OsasunaMadrid
20:30 CET Clares   83' Report (in Spanish) Stadium: Nuevo Estadio de Vallecas
Referee: José Gallardo Fernández
12 March 1980 Atlético de Madrid2–1Celta de VigoMadrid
20:30 CET Cano   19'
Dirceu   21'
Report (in Spanish) Senra   3' Stadium: Vicente Calderón
Attendance: 22,000
Referee: Ildefonso Urizar Azpitarte
12 March 1980 AD Almería1–3Real BetisAlmería
21:00 CET Óscar López   25' Report (in Spanish) Alabanda   40'
Benítez   64'
Morán   67'
Stadium: Antonio Franco Navarro
Attendance: 13,000
Referee: José Luis García Carrión

Quarter-finalsEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Valladolid 2–3 Atlético de Madrid 1-1 1-2
Real Madrid 3–2 Betis 2-1 1-1
Rayo Vallecano 2–5 Sporting de Gijón 2-3 0-2
Real Sociedad 2–3 Castilla 2-1 0-2

First legEdit

1 April 1980 Rayo Vallecano2–3Sporting de GijónMadrid
Morena   34' (pen.)64' Report (in Spanish) Quini   46'57'
Jiménez   82'
Stadium: Nuevo Estadio de Vallecas
Referee: Victoriano Sánchez Arminio
2 April 1980 Real Sociedad2–1CastillaSan Sebastián
20:00 CET Satrústegui   75'
Diego   80'
Report (in Spanish) Sánchez Lorenzo   74' Stadium: Atotxa
Referee: Manuel Álvarez Margüenda
15 April 1980 Real Madrid CF2–1Real BetisMadrid
20:45 CET Rincón   67'69' Report (in Spanish) Morán   26' Stadium: Santiago Bernabéu
Attendance: 60,000
Referee: José Manuel Carreira Abad
2 April 1980 Real Valladolid1–1Atlético de MadridValladolid
20:45 CET Gail   28' (pen.) Report (in Spanish) Cano   90' Stadium: José Zorrilla
Referee: Juan Senén Acebal Pezón

Second legEdit

30 April 1980 Sporting de Gijón2–0Rayo VallecanoGijón
20:15 CET Ferrero   35'
Rezza   76'
Report (in Spanish) Stadium: El Molinón
Referee: Luis Jaramillo González
30 April 1980 Atlético de Madrid2–1Real ValladolidMadrid
20:30 CET Rubio   30'
Quique Ramos   75'
Report (in Spanish) Morera   80' Stadium: Vicente Calderón
Attendance: 24,000
Referee: José Luis García Carrión
1 May 1980 Castilla CF2–0Real SociedadMadrid
17:30 CET Paco   16'
Sánchez Lorenzo   44'
Report (in Spanish) Stadium: Santiago Bernabéu
Attendance: 100,000
Referee: Joaquín Ramos Marcos
1 May 1980 Real Betis1–1Real Madrid CFSevilla
18:00 CET Cabezas   4' Report (in Spanish) Santillana   30' Stadium: Benito Villamarín
Attendance: 40,000
Referee: José Emilio Guruceta Muro

Semi-finalsEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Atlético de Madrid 1–1 (3-4 p) Real Madrid 0-0 1-1
Sporting de Gijón 3–4 Castilla 2-0 1-4

First legEdit

15 May 1980 Atlético de Madrid0–0Real Madrid CFMadrid
18:00 CET Report (in Spanish) Stadium: Vicente Calderón
Referee: José María Miguel Pérez
15 May 1980 Sporting de Gijón2–0Castilla CFGijón
20:15 CET Ciriaco   17' (pen.)62' (pen.) Report (in Spanish) Stadium: El Molinón
Referee: Manuel Álvarez Margüenda

Second legEdit

22 May 1980 Castilla CF4–1Sporting de GijónMadrid
20:45 CET Paco   3'
Sánchez Lorenzo   22'
Cidón   36'
Gallego   52'
Report (in Spanish) Joaquín   70' Stadium: Santiago Bernabéu
Attendance: 80,000
Referee: José María Enríquez Negreira
24 May 1980 Real Madrid CF1–1 (a.e.t.)
(4–3 p)
Atlético de MadridMadrid
20:45 CET Juanito   19' Report (in Spanish) Ruiz   86' Stadium: Santiago Bernabéu
Referee: Joaquín Ramos Marcos
Penalties
Santillana  
Cunningham  
Stielike  
Juanito  
García Remón  
  Quique Ramos
  Rubio
  Guzmán
  Bermejo
  Dirceu

FinalEdit

Real Madrid C.F.6–1Castilla CF
Juanito   19'88' (pen.)
Santillana   42'
Sabido   59'
Del Bosque   62'
García Hernández   82'
Report
(in Spanish)
Álvarez   80'
Attendance: 65,000
Copa del Rey
1979–80 winners
Real Madrid C.F.
14th title

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2nd Round: Barakaldo CF vs Burgos CF (2nd Leg)" (PDF) (in Spanish). Mundo Deportivo.
  2. ^ "2nd Round: Deportivo Alavés vs CD Aurrerá (2nd Leg)" (PDF) (in Spanish). Mundo Deportivo.
  3. ^ "2nd Round: CA Osasuna vs UDC Chantrea (2nd Leg)" (PDF) (in Spanish). Mundo Deportivo.
  4. ^ "3rd Round: Algeciras CF vs Getafe Deportivo (1st Leg)" (PDF) (in Spanish). Mundo Deportivo.

External linksEdit