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FC Barcelona to face Unionistas de Salamanca in the Copa del Rey last 16

After knocking out Barbastro in the last 32 of the Copa del Rey on Sunday, Monday saw the draw for the next round of the competition with FC Barcelona to face Unionistas de Salamanca.  

The last 16 tie will be played on Thursday 18 January at 7.30pm CET at the Campo de Futbol Reina Sofía stadium. 

In same division as Barça Atlètic

Unionistas de Salamanca were founded as recently as 2013 and they have reached the last 16 of the Copa del Rey after victories against Gernika, second division Sporting de Gijón and first division club Villarreal in a penalty shoot out in the last 32 in a tie that was played over two days to a floodlight failure at their home ground. 

The Primera RFEF club are in the same group as Barça Atlètic and Unionistas faced Rafa Márquez’s side last week at the Estadi Johan Cruyff. The visitors took a 2-0 win thanks to goals from Slavy and Álvaro Gómez. 

The rest of the draw: 

Tenerife v Mallorca 
Getafe v Sevilla 
Osasuna v Real Sociedad
Valencia v Celta Vigo 
Athletic Club v Deportivo Alavés
Atlético Madrid v Real Madrid 
Girona v Rayo Vallecano 

* More information to follow

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