Sporting de Gijon and Cadiz they face each other, in the stadium of The Molinon, in the round of 16 of the Copa del Rey. Both teams come to this match in need with the hope of qualifying for the quarterfinals, where the Asturians come from defeating Villarreal in the previous round (2-1), while the Cadiz team has just won in extremis at Fuenlabrada (0-1).
The Cadiz team has just taken the drastic decision to dispense with Álvaro Cervera, the best coach in its history who promoted him from Second Division B, back when he took the team in 2016. His place has been taken by Sergio Gonzalez on the bench, former coach of Valladolid. The Cadiz is penultimate in LaLiga Santander with 14 points and does not know the victory in the last five dates of the competition.
The Cádiz comes from losing for 2-0 against CA Osasuna in the stadium Sadar. The Andalusian team has yet to win at its stadium in Ramon de Carranza. Until now, the Cadiz team has achieved all its victories as a visitor in La Liga Santander and in the Copa del Rey, so he will try to take another step forward in the KO competition, which is played in a single match format.
The Sporting Gijon on the Copa del Rey beat the ceares by 0-1, while the second won at Alcorcón 2-1 in the second round. In the third round, in The windmill beat the Villarreal 2-1, where he turned the score around with goals from Durdjevic y de Milovanov.
The Cadiz in the Copa del Rey won in the first round against Villa Fortuna 0-7 in the first round. In the second he beat Albacete at the Carlos Belmonte by 0-1, while in the third they won the Fuenlabrada, from the Smartbank League, As the Sporting Gijon, by 0-1. The both of Tomas Alarcon in the 93rd minute he gave the pass to the Cadiz team, which visits a Sporting than in the Smartbank League goes from more to less.
The Asturian team in the Second Division of Spanish football comes from tying in La Rosaleda against Malaga (2-2). currently occupies the fourteenth place with 29 points, far from the promotion playoff positions.
When is Sporting de Gijón – Cádiz played?
the match is played Today, Sunday, January 15, at 6:30 p.m.
Where to see Sporting de Gijón – Cádiz?
The meeting can be followed by DAZN platform, dial that relays the Copa del Rey. You can follow all the live information about the match on the Mundo Deportivo website.