Copa quarter-finals determined

The days and kick-off times for the first leg of the Copa del Rey quarter-finals have been confirmed by the Spanish Football League today.

The games are all scheduled for next midweek, with the knockout round beginning on the Tuesday evening with Real Madrid’s first leg clash at home to Valencia at 9pm local time.

Wednesday sees Real Zaragoza kick-off at home to Sevilla at 7.30pm local time, followed by Barcelona at home to Malaga at 9.30pm.

Thursday concludes the first round of the quarter-final stage with Atletico Madrid at home to Real Betis from 10pm Spanish time.

Copa del Rey quarter-finals (UK time kick-offs)

Tuesday, January 15

Real Madrid-Valencia, 8pm

Wednesday, January 16

Zaragoza-Sevilla, 6.30pm

Barcelona-Malaga, 8.30pm

Thursday, January 17

Atletico-Betis, 9pm