2019 Copa del Rey
May 25, 2019
Barcelona vs Valencia
Could Barcelona keep the Copa del Rey trophy for the 5 successive years?
It will be a record 31st title in the competition for FC Barcelona is they are to get by Valencia to another year of Spanish domestic double.
Valencia’s last Copa del Rey title was in 2008. It was their 7th and the last time they’ve made it that far in the competition.
Valencia journey to the Copa del Rey final was through Club Deportivo Ebro (Segunda División B/Third level of the Spanish league), Sporting Gijon (Segunda División/Second Level of the Spanish league), Getafe, and Real Betis,
Barcelona’s journey to the final was through Cultural Leonesa(Segunda División B/Third level of the Spanish league), Levante, Sevilla, and Real Madrid.
May 25, 2019
RB Leipzig vs Bayern Munich
It could be a league double for Bayern Munich if they can win the German Cup.
The last time Bayern Munich won the competition was in 2016 against Borussia Dortmund on penalties.
Looking at the recent trends in the DFB-Pokal finals, Bayern Munich is likely to get their 19th title in the competition.
The losers of the previous final have gone on to win the title in the following season since 2016.
The losers of 2016 (Borussia Dortmund) win the competition in 2017. The losers of 2017(Eintracht Frankfurt) won the competition in 2018, and the losers of 2018(Bayern Munich) is in the final to challenge for a 2019 win.
Time for Leipzig to make history.
Despite being one of the best teams in Germany, RB Leipzig is yet to get their hands on a silverware at the top level of German football.
RB Leipzig, a win here will be the first major title in the club’s history.