The Submarine will face the side from Asturias in the Round of 32
Villarreal now know their opponent for the Copa del Rey Round of 32! The Submarine will face Sporting Gijón on 6th January at El Molinón (kick-off time TBC). After knocking out Victoria CF and Atlético Sanluqueño in Round One and Round Two respectively, Unai Emery’s men will try and beat the side from Asturias to continue in the knockout tournament.
Sporting de Gijón are in LaLiga Smartbank (Segunda División) and are currently 15th with 24 points, five above the relegation zone. Current Yellows midfielder Moi Gómez played for Sporting Gijón between his first and second spell with the Yellows.