Copa del Rey: Holders Barcelona square off against Levante; struggling Real Madrid face Leganes in last-16

Madrid: Holders Barcelona were drawn to face Levante in the last-16 of the Copa del Rey on Thursday, while Real Madrid will be looking for revenge against Leganes.

Barcelona players celebrate after winning. Twitter: @FCBarcelona

Barcelona players celebrate after winning. Twitter: @FCBarcelona

La Liga leaders Barcelona are bidding for a fifth successive Cup crown after crushing Sevilla 5-0 in last season's final and face a Levante outfit sitting sixth in the Spanish top flight.

Aletico Madrid will take on Girona, while Sporting Gijon, the only second-tier side still in the competition, face Valencia.

Real play Leganes, who stunned the 13-time European champions on away goals in the quarter-finals last term.

Copa del Rey last-16 draw:

Getafe v Real Valladolid, Real Betis v Real Sociedad, Levante v Barcelona, Athletic Bilbao v Sevilla, Sporting Gijon v Valencia, Girona v Atletico Madrid, Villarreal v Espanyol

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Updated Date: Dec 14, 2018 10:15:12 IST

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