Copa del Rey The proposal must be approved on April 29 at the Extraordinary General Assembly
Luis Rubiales, president of the Spanish Football Federation, has informed the members of the Board of Directors celebrated this noon in the City of Soccer the project in which you work for the Redesign of the current formats of the Spanish Super Cup and the Copa del Rey.
On the novel commitment to the new model of Supercopa, the RFEF will develop during the next years the tournament in 'Final Four' format outside of Spain in the month of January.
According to the Copa del Rey, the tournament will be played a single match at home of the lower category team until the semifinals, which will be a double confrontation. The competition will be integrated from the first elimination round by teams of Regional, Third division, Second B, Second and First division. The match scenarios must meet minimum requirements to host the matches of the competition.
As an exception, the teams qualified to compete in the Spanish Supercup in January, will join the Cup of the King in the elimination round of Sixteenth finals.
Both initiatives they represent an important download of matches in the calendar of the next seasons and must be approved next April 29 at the Extraordinary General Assembly which will be held at the Federation's headquarters, where will also approve the calendar for the 2019-20 season.